‘A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, and he fell among robbers.’
this, that the kingdom of God has come near.’
“When the days drew near for him to be
taken up, he set his face to go to Jerusalem.”
‘And he said “Legion, for we are many.”’
“Does not wisdom call, and understanding raise
“I do as the Father
has commanded me, so that the world may know that I love the Father.”
“I do not ask for these only, but also for those who will believe in me through their word, that they may all be one, just as you, Father, are in me, and I in you, that they also may be in us” (John 17:20-21).
‘And they worshiped
him and returned to Jerusalem with great joy.”
‘Take heart, I have overcome the world.’
“A new commandment I
give to you, that you love one another.”
‘The one who conquers will have this heritage.’
“At that time the Feast of Dedication took place at Jerusalem. It was winter…” (John 10:22)
Therefore, it is written: “Day was breaking.”
Therefore it is written: “I am the Alpha and the Omega.”
Christ is risen! He is risen indeed. Alleluia!
Grace, mercy, and
peace to you from God our Father and from our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God,
and the Word was God.
‘Go, prepare the Passover for us, that we may eat.’