THE ASCENSION OF THE LORD

Daily Lectio

World Communications Day

Readings of the day: RB 16-22Mass: Ac 1:11-14; Resp Ps 47; Ep 1:17-23 or Ep 4:1-13; Mk 16:15-20
The Ascension of Christ (detail) from the Laudario of Sant'Agnese, 
AS THE DISCIPLES WERE LOOKING ON, JESUS WAS LIFTED UP. 
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May 13, 2018 Read More

Ascend with Christ in Magnanimity

Chapter Talks

He is departing so that he may be with us always, through the Spirit…Departing and then returning in another way….a way that asks us to be aware, present, listening, listening in the monastic sense of ‘listening with the ear of the heart’.  This new encounter with Jesus had to be different for the disciples who knew him in the flesh…perhaps it was easier for them than for us, for our senses today are so directed to the outer, so preoccupied with things that are not ‘eternal’. 

June 02, 2019 Read More
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