Study of the ReadingsEd. by Joyce Ann Zimmerman,
• Words, Phrases
• To the point • First Two Readings
Visions and Revisions
In our Easter joy we rally around a crucified Messiah who was a scandal to the Jews and foolishness to the Greeks.
John Kavanaugh, SJ
Could there be an afterlife, a form of existence beyond this womb, so familiar and secure?
John J. Pilch
Mediterranean Fathers and Sons
John the evangelist portrays the relationship of Jesus and his heavenly Father in terms of an authentic and perfect Mediterranean relationship between father and son.
Cyril of Alexandria
By giving life Christ shows that by nature he is life. He does not receive it from another, but supplies it from his own resources.
Reginald H. Fuller
The proclamation of the Word of God has no promise of success, but the Word must be proclaimed whether people hear or refuse to hear.