Commentary on the Gospel of
The Advocate guides us in the truth, and enables us to lead others to the truth.
The derision and laughter that Paul encountered in Athens, when he spoke of the Risen Christ, might disprove that point.
But in time, the Spirit glorifies Jesus by empowering the disciples to understand the signs of the times. Thus, as Jesus is glorified, we too, the disciples of Jesus, are glorified by our ability to mediate the meaning of our lives to the world, not in spite of our sufferings, but because of them. Do I find meaning in my suffering?