Sharing the Word

Sharing the Word for May 25, 2022

May 25, 2022 Sharing the Word
This activity of the Spirit will take place in the context of the Church. Through the Church we have access to the action of the Spirit--active in us and for us.

Sharing the Word for May 24, 2022

May 24, 2022 Sharing the Word
Jesus has told the apostles that he is going away and that the spokesman--the advocate--is coming who will set things right. The Holy Spirit--our defender and our advocate--is still at work today bringing the life and death of Jesus into full effectiveness for the salvation of the world.

Sharing the Word for May 23, 2022 - Sixth Week of Easter - Year 2

May 23, 2022 Sharing the Word
It’s hard for us to grasp the relationships between the Father the Son and the Holy Spirit. They're all God, all involved in our salvation, all protecting us. God’s generosity knows no bounds.

Sharing the Word for May 21, 2022

May 21, 2022 Sharing the Word
Because we are Jesus’ disciples, we too face rejection and persecution. Not everybody likes what we stand for. But if we suffer for proclaiming what Jesus taught we won’t be alone.

Sharing the Word for May 20, 2022

May 20, 2022 Sharing the Word
Jesus isn’t calling us to kill ourselves for others, but he is calling us to make the well-being of others a primary element of our lives. My life is not about me. My life is about us.

Sharing the Word for May 19, 2022

May 19, 2022 Sharing the Word
Jesus invites us to take joy in the awareness that we are loved--loved with the same love with which Father and Son love one another. It’s almost more than we dare imagine.

Sharing the Word for May 18, 2022

May 18, 2022 Sharing the Word
If we stay attached to the vine we will have life, and bring forth the abundant fruit that the Father has in mind for Jesus’ disciples. In our fruitfulness the Father is glorified.

Sharing the Word for May 17, 2022

May 17, 2022 Sharing the Word
Jesus promised the disciples his peace. It’s not the mere absence of conflict nor economic well-being that he's promising. It is rather the assurance of salvation--the guarantee of fullness of life.

Sharing the Word for May 16, 2022 - Fifth Week of Easter - Year 2

May 16, 2022 Sharing the Word
Authentic glory and praise belongs only to God because of his mercy and truth. All other gods--all other energies--are nothing in comparison with him.