From the Pastor's Desk...
April 19th, 2015

Third Sunday of Easter

As the mystery of Easter unfolds in these weeks, two things become clear: first is that the apostles are only now discovering the deeper mission of Jesus, which was to call the whole world to life in God. The other reality that is dawning on them is that the mission of Jesus is the mission of the followers of Jesus.

On this Third Sunday of Easter we witness Jesus’ encounter with the two disciples of Emmaus. The story of Emmaus from Luke's Gospel is perhaps one of the best known stories of Jesus’ appearance after the resurrection. The two disciples from Emmaus are to be found, along their journey, talking to "Jesus in person”, "but their eyes were prevented from recognizing Him"...