PENTECOST – June, 04

What are the real and proper characteristics of a truly PENTECOSTAL PEOPLE? Are we a people and Church who visibly manifest these hallmarks? Some words from TODAY’S SECOND READING [1 CORINTHIANS 12. 3b – 7. 12 – 13] should be helpful in answering these two questions. There we read that: “for by one Spirit we […]

ASCENSION – May 28

This Sunday, take special notice of the introduction to the GOSPEL READING [MATTHEW 28: 16 – 20]. Instead of the usual ” a reading from …” we hear the proclamation “The conclusion of the holy Gospel according to Matthew.” The very end of Matthew’s record of THE GOOD NEWS tells us of the commission the […]