Something interesting about the Gospel of St. Luke: it begins in the temple, and ends in the temple. This is an important theme from yesterday’s reading from Revelation. The temple at the beginning and the end of St. Luke’s Gospel are like bookends that hold the Gospel together.
Join the disciples and catch their joy as they wait for the Holy Spirit to come upon them. They know that their Lord Jesus is risen. They can wait with hope for the next move of God.
Let’s you and I wait with joy and hope for the next move
Fridays are dedicated to the Gospels. This being Year C,
the third year in the cycle, we generally read from the Gospel of Luke.
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