Sunday, June 3, is the Solemnity of the Holy Trinity (Year B, Cycle II).
Deuteronomy 4:32-34, 39-40; Psalm 33:4-6, 9, 18-20, 22; Romans 8:14-17; Matthew 28:16-20
St. Augustine was trying to understand the Trinity one morning as he walked on the beach.
He came across a small child who had dug a hole in the sand. He was taking scoopfuls of water from the ocean with a shell and pouring them into the hole.
“My boy, what are doing?” asked Augustine.
“I am trying to bring all the sea into this hole,” replied the boy.
“But that is impossible, my dear child. The hole cannot contain all that water,” said Augustine.
“It is no more impossible than what you are...READ MORE