Commentary on the Gospel of

Fr. Johnson Joseph Thurackal CMF
The first reading shows the tension present among the various Christian Churches, and of different interpretations within the same tradition.  The tension reveals the necessity of an enlightened authority to protect against extravagant claims in the name of the Spirit. 

Enlightenment is only when we allow ourselves to be spirited away to vantage heights, as seen in the Second reading. 

The Gospel shows that those heights are reached when we are in close union with God.  The Spirit invites both, the teaching authority and the individual, to intimacy with God.  Our dignity lies in belonging to this intimate community of beloved disciples.


on 25/5/19
No Answer of, "You just have to believe." with conviction and passion for over our years of our Faith in God is real. A few events we can recall when the disciple of Jesus Christ exasperation to know God making the church for a worship are simple side to religion any more. Of these things transliterated term in English a Helper, a Comforter— through some kind of a ritual God remind him everything I have said to you.
? 13 “You are the salt of the earth, but if salt has lost its taste, how shall its saltiness be restored? It is no longer good for anything except to be thrown out and trampled under people’s feet.
? 14 “You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden.
? 15 Nor do people light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on a stand, and it gives lig » view comment
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