Browsing the May 2021 archive of Pastors Desk

On the seventh Sunday of Easter we read a gospel passage

Posted by debbie linbrunner on 5/17/21

 

 

On the seventh Sunday of Easter we read a gospel passage, in which our Lord Jesus prays for unity and sanctification of His disciples, including future followers, that is, all of us. In Jesus’s words:

“Holy Father, keep them in your name that you have given me, ... Read More »

The Pentecost Sunday closes the liturgical season of Easter.

Posted by debbie linbrunner on 5/17/21

From pastor’s desk on the Pentecost Sunday 2021

 

The Pentecost Sunday closes the liturgical season of Easter. In this great feast, in the order of liturgical importance only second to the Easter Sunday, we learn that it is the Holy Spirit who brings about true and lasting fruits ... Read More »

“It was not you who chose me, but I who chose you” (John 15:16)

Posted by debbie linbrunner on 5/05/21

From pastor’s desk on the 6th Sunday of Easter, year B

 

“It was not you who chose me, but I who chose you” (John 15:16). – In this Sunday’s gospel reading our Lord Jesus unmistakably communicates that it is He who chooses individual people to be His followers, ... Read More »