From today’s Gospel reading:
now I am no longer in the world,
they are in the world, while I am coming to you.
On our own we disciples are not going to be able to further
Jesus’ work in the world. But we are not be on our own. Next week we
celebrate Pentecost, Jesus’ promised gift to us of the Spirit. The
fulfillment of that promise will make all the difference for us,
charged and sent by Jesus to spread the gospel by our words and
So we ask ourselves:
- Where in my life do I need a renewal by the Holy Spirit?
- To prepare for Pentecost shall I begin praying for that