Canada National Saint Kateri Shrine

May 29, 2022

Gospel according to Luke 24.46-53 

Jesus said to his disciples, “Thus it is written that Christ would suffer and rise from the dead on the third day, and repentance for the forgiveness of sins would be preached in his name to all nations, beginning at Jerusalem. You are witnesses to these things. And behold, I send upon you the promise of my Father;
but stay in the city until you are clothed with power from on high.

Then he led them to Bethany, raised his hands and blessed them. Blessing them, he parted from them and was taken up to heaven. They paid homage to him and returned to Jerusalem with great joy, and they were continually in the temple praising God.Don't let your hearts be troubled or frightened. You heard me tell you,
‘I am going away and I will return to you.’ If you loved me, you would rejoice that I am going to the Father; for the Father is greater than I. And now I've told you that before it happened, that when it does, you'll believe.