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The Most Holy Trinity - C, 16th June 2019

The Most Holy Trinity - C, 16th June 2019

The opening sentence of today’s gospel touches something very deep in human experience. Jesus tells his disciples: “I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now.” In John’s gospel, Jesus is depicted as sensitive to the anguish of his friends and to their limited capacity to absorb the enormity of what was happening to him and to them. There was only so much they could “bear” as the inevitability of Jesus’ death dawned on them…..

Holy Trinity Sunday - C, 22nd May 2016

Holy Trinity Sunday - C, 22nd May 2016

The opening sentence of today’s gospel touches something very deep in human experience.
Jesus tells his disciples: "I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now.” In John’s gospel, Jesus is depicted as sensitive to the anguish of his friends and to their limited capacity to absorb the enormity of what was happening to him and to them....