Do You Still Not Know Me?

Imagine spending time with a friend, and after a while you are asked to name what your friend’s favorite color is. Do you know? Do you know what music they like? Where they come from? What they like to do? Jesus was with his disciples for three years, and yet Philip isn’t sure that he…

I am the Gate, Enter Here

In first century Palestine, it was common to find sheep grazing on the hillsides, with a shepherd keeping watch over them. At evening, the shepherds would drive their sheep into make-shift pens, with only one  entrance. The  entrance to the sheepfold had no door or gate; at night the shepherd himself would guard the entrance…

Jesus Shatters Our Fears

We live in confusing times, where truth is often hidden, and even leaves people doubting. Our doubt—in faith—can keep us in the shadows, unable to tell our story of faith. So it was with the Apostles and Disciples of Jesus. Those who walked with Him were cowering behind closed doors, many of them questioning if…

Jesus is Risen!

We heard amazing things happened this week concerning Jesus, and managed to catch the Apostle John after Mass to ask him about it. Below is his recollection of events: We – Jesus’ followers – just came through some very difficult days, an emotional rollercoaster in fact. First, there was the Passover meal like no other.…