John Mark Keyes’ Reflection for the 2nd Sunday of Easter

2nd Sunday of Easter – April 7, 2024

This Sunday I must begin by disclosing a particular agenda behind my reflections. I am a member of a little-known governance body within our parish, the Finance Council. Its role is to support the pastor in managing the temporal affairs of the parish: the finances, the buildings – that sort of thing. Its role parallels that of the Pastoral Council, which is concerned with the spiritual and liturgical aspects of the parish – “pastoral” matters.

My aim today is to connect the temporal and the pastoral matters in my reflections on the readings this Sunday, which go to the heart of our faith as Christians. Continue reading John Mark Keyes’ Reflection for the 2nd Sunday of Easter

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