THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER
Acts 5: 27-32, 40-41; Psalm 30; Revelation 5: 11-14; John
By Jude Siciliano, OP
Mini-reflections on the Sunday scripture readings designed
for persons on the run. "Faith Book" is also brief enough to
be posted in the Sunday parish bulletins people take home.
From today’s Gospel reading:
Jesus said to [Peter],
"Simon, son of John, do you love me!"
Simon Peter answered him, "Yes Lord, you know that I love
Jesus said to him, "Tend my sheep."
The sheep Jesus is sending us to feed and care for might not
be very far away: in the next room, at school, work, across
the street, or the other side of town. Our prayer response
at this Eucharist could be, "Here I am the Lord, ready to do
your will." Then, we listen to his response and go where he
is sending us to feed his sheep.
So, we ask ourselves: