SOLEMNITY of the BLESSED TRINITY

 FRIENDS and SERVANTS of the WORD Sunday  May 27, 2018 SOLEMNITY OF THE BLESSED TRINITY  WORD of the DAY   Then Jesus approached and said to them, “All power in heaven and on earth has been given to me.   Go, therefore,  and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you.  And behold, I am with you always, until the end of the age”.   (Matthew 28: 16-20)   How shall I live this Word? Today, we celebrate the Three Divine Persons who form perfect unity and communion: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.  Their bond is love: the Father generates the Son; the Son is derived from the Father, and has all His characteristics (goodness, omnipotence…), the Holy Spirit is the bond that binds the Father to the Son. The Three Divine Persons contribute to the salvation of humankind.  The Father sends the Son who, by incarnating Himself, saves and redeems the world.  The Holy Spirit, promised by the Risen Jesus, is the principle of new life in the Church and animates the faithful in observing...