If there is a main theme in the Acts of the Apostles, it could be summed up this way: There is just no resisting the Spirit.Starting with this week’s readings there will be a special emphasis on the Advocate, as we move toward the celebration of Pentecost in a couple of weeks. This period of preparation allows us to give special attention in our prayer life to the role of the Holy Spirit in our own lives.
Readings for Today Homily for Ascension Good teachers make their students think. One of the ways that happens is much like what occurs in today’s gospel. They do not answer questions, or perhaps more accurately, they answer a question by posing another question. Such is the case in today’s gospel. The apostles are told something […]