Tag Archives: Ascension

The Holy Ghost: the Divine Gift “par excellence”

+ JMJ Pentecost Sunday Pentecost is the plenitude of God’s gift to men. On Christmas Day, God gives us His only-begotten Son Jesus Christ, the Mediator, the bridge connecting humanity and divinity. During Holy Week, Our Lord, by His Passion, … Continue reading

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The Ascension of the Risen Lord

+ JMJ Solemn Feast of the Ascension of Our Lord The central idea in the Liturgy today is the raising of our hearts towards heaven, so that we may begin to dwell in spirit where Jesus has gone before us. … Continue reading

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The Divine Farewell

+ JMJ Third Sunday after Easter Today’s liturgy begins to direct our thoughts toward the coming Ascension of Jesus: A little while, and now you shall not see Me… because I go to the Father… The Holy Gospel (Jn. 16.16-22) … Continue reading

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