Year A Ascension of the Lord

[Acts 1:1-11; Eph. 1:17-23; Mt. 28:16-20]

Today the Church celebrates the glorious entry of Jesus into heaven, after his short life on the Earth. When Jesus accepted the human form he submitted himself to the limitation of time and space. His life was limited to the territory of Galilee and surrounding regions.

Year A 6th Sunday in Easter

[Acts 8:5-8,14-17; I Peter 3:15-18; Jn 14:15-21]

Our history shows that there are many schools of thought that sprout up, flourish a little while, and sink into oblivion with the death of the master. There were many religious movements that exerted influence for a short while, disappeared forever with the extinct of

Year A 5th Sunday in Easter

[Acts 6:1-7; 1 Pet 2:4-9; Jn 14:1-12]

Fitzgerald in his novel “The Great Gatsby” gives the picture of a grand mansion. Gatsby held legendary parties in the great mansion. Gatsby’s party was almost unbelievably luxurious: guests marvelled over his Rolls-Royce, his swimming pool, his beach, crates

Year A 4th Sunday in Easter

[Acts 2:14, 36-41; 1 Pet 2:20-25; Jn 10:1-10]

Once in a war torn village a missionary priest was trying to give a little comfort by serving the wounded. He came across an old woman who was severely wounded. He administered first aid to her, and hospitalized her. When she came to her senses