What’s in a Name?
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For 28 May 2022, Saturday before Ascension Sunday, based on John 16:23b-28
Jesus said to his disciples: ‘Very truly, I tell you, if you ask anything of the Father in my name, he will give it to you. Until now you have not asked for anything in my name. Ask and you will receive, so that your joy may be complete.
â€˜I have said these things to you in figures of speech. The hour is coming when I will no longer speak to you in figures, but will tell you plainly of the Father. On that day you will ask in my name. I do not say to you that I will ask the Father on your behalf; for the Father himself loves you, because you have loved me and have believed that I came from God. I came from the Father and have come into the world; again, I am leaving the world and am going to the Father.â€™
Scripture passage from the New Revised Standard Version Bible: Catholic Edition, copyright 1989, 1993, Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.
Sr..Imelda Petersen O.P.
28 May 2022 @ 7:54 pm
Good Morning dear Judith. Thanks for your good homily – reminding me of the importance of a name – my name!! How good to know that I was …am called by my name!!!
Will write soon ! Loving wishes for a good day!