Browsing the May 2021 archive of Sunday Reflections
Posted by Marisa Cupps on 5/22/21
John 20:19-23 - Jesus appears to his disciples and gives them the gift of the Holy Spirit.
The season of Easter concludes with today’s celebration, the feast of Pentecost. On Pentecost we celebrate the descent of the Holy Spirit upon the apostles gathered in the upper room ... Read More »
Posted by Marisa Cupps on 5/15/21
Gospel ReadingMark 16:15-20
Jesus is taken to heaven, and the disciples go forth to preach as Jesus commanded.
Background on the Gospel Reading
Today is our liturgical celebration of the Ascension of the Lord, when Jesus was taken to heaven on the fortieth day after Easter. In Cycle B, ... Read More »
Posted by Marisa Cupps on 5/08/21
Gospel Reading - John 15:9-17
Jesus commands his disciples to love one another.
Today’s Gospel follows immediately after the Gospel proclaimed last week, in which Jesus taught that he was the vine and that his disciples were the branches. In the example of the vine and the branches, we ... Read More »