Third Wednesday of Easter Time

  FRIENDS and SERVANTS of the WORD Third Wednesday of Easter Time May 8, 2019 WORD of the DAY    Jesus said to them, “I am the bread of life; whoever comes to me will never hunger, and whoever believes in me will never thirst.  But I told you that although you have seen [me], you do not believe.  Everything that the Father gives me will come to me, and I will not reject anyone who comes to me, because I came down from heaven not to do my own will but the will of the one who sent me.  And this is the will of the one who sent me, that I should not lose anything of what he gave me, but that I should raise it [on] the last day.  For this is the will of my Father, that everyone who sees the Son and believes in him may have eternal life, and I shall raise him [on] the last day.”       (John 6: 35-40)   How shall I live this Word? The bread that sates forever is Jesus in the totality of His person.  He alone is the nourishment that can sustain and satisfy and give life...