Sixth Sunday of Easter Time

FRIENDS and SERVANTS of the WORD Sixth Sunday of Easter Time May 26, 2019 WORD of the DAY Jesus answered and said to him, “Whoever loves me will keep my word, and my Father will love him, and we will come to him and make our dwelling with him. Whoever does not love me does not keep my words; yet the word you hear is not mine but that of the Father who sent me. “I have told you this while I am with you. The Advocate, the holy Spirit that the Father will send in my name—he will teach you everything and remind you of all that [I] told you. (John 14: 23-26) How shall I live this Word? The Jesus who speaks in this Gospel passage is a Jesus who already participates in the fullness of divinity, who speaks in unison with the Father and who transmits the Spirit to anyone who is ready to listen to Him. His voice almost echoed with eternity, simple but profoundly resonant, as if suffused in an aura of intense clarity. He speaks with the superabundance of a heart full of love and tells us about how love can only come...