The Appearance to the Seven Disciples

The Appearance to the Seven Disciples.  After this, Jesus revealed himself again to his disciples at the Sea of Tiberias. He revealed himself in this way. Together were Simon Peter, Thomas called Didymus, Nathanael from Cana in Galilee, Zebedee’s sons, and two others of his disciples. Simon Peter said to them, “I am going fishing.” They said to him, “We also will come with you.” So they went out and got into the boat, but that night they caught nothing. When it was already dawn, Jesus was standing on the shore; but the disciples did not realize that it was…

The Betrayer

When it was evening, he reclined at table with the Twelve. And while they were eating, he said, “Amen, I say to you, one of you will betray me.” Deeply distressed at this, they began to say to him one after another, “Surely it is not I, Lord?” He said in reply, “He who has dipped his hand into the dish with me is the one who will betray me. The Son of Man indeed goes, as it is written of him, but woe to that man by whom the Son of Man is betrayed. It would be better for…

Happy Easter Thursday!

So it is Easter Thursday (if I post this on time) and I wanted to say Happy Easter to you and yours! In honor of the Easter Octave and springtime, I would like to share with you what I call a love letter to God and the seasons. It taken from the book of Sirach, Chapter 43 (from the Saint Joseph edition of The New American Bible.) Enjoy! 1   The clear vault of the sky shines forth like heaven itself, a vision of glory. 2   The orb of the sun, resplendent at its rising: what a wonderful work of the…