May 30, 2021
Deuteronomy 4: 32-34, 39-40; Ps 33; Romans 8: 14-17; Matthew 28: 16-20
Jude Siciliano, OP
reflections on the Sunday scripture readings designed for persons on the
run. “Faith Book” is also brief enough to be posted in the Sunday
parish bulletins people take home.
today’s Gospel reading:
said to his disciples:
“All power in heaven and on earth has been given me.
Go, therefore and make disciples of all nations....”
Jesus chose to give power and send out as witnesses, the least likely of
his day. Doesn’t that speak to us “ordinary folk” who may not feel
particularly gifted in matters of religion? Still, we are the ones upon
whom Jesus pours his Spirit and appoints to “make disciples of all
we ask ourselves: