PENTECOST SUNDAY

  FRIENDS and SERVANTS of the WORD PENTECOST SUNDAY  May 20, 2018  WORD of the DAY   I have much more to tell you, but you cannot bear it now.  But when he comes, the Spirit of truth, he will guide you to all truth.  He will not speak on his own, but he will speak what he hears, and will declare to you the things that are coming.  He will glorify me, because he will take from what is mine and declare it to you.  Everything that the Father has is mine; for this reason I told you that he will take from what is mine and declare it to you.  (John 16: 12-14)     How shall I live this Word?   It is the moment of farewell and always, in those moments before separation, one would like to say many things, but every word seems insufficient to reveal the mystery of a beloved relationship.   But for Jesus it is different. He knows that the Spirit, the inner teacher, the consoler, the father of the poor, the sweet guest of the soul will know how to make us understand what He has left ‘unsaid’ of what He...