Sunday, April 15, is the Second Sunday of Easter (Year B, Cycle II): Divine Mercy Sunday.
Acts 4:32-35; Psalm 118:2-4, 13-15, 22-24; John 5:1-6; John 20:19-31
Scott Hahn tells the story about a priest friend of his and Pope John Paul II. The priest was walking through the beggars of Rome on his way to a private papal audience when he recognized one of them: It was a priest he had known in the seminary.
At the papal audience, his homeless friend was much on the priest’s mind, and he blurted out the story to the Pope when they spoke. John Paul surprised him by inviting the priest to dinner — and asking him to bring his old friend.
Near the end of dinner, the...READ MORE