Saul witnesses the risen Jesus and boldly proclaims His Lordship. We proclaim our belief in Jesus by our love for one another. He is the vine and we the branches. Together let us praise His name in our assembly of worship.
Thomas believed because he saw the risen Jesus. Although we have never seen him, we believe that Jesus is the Christ, begotten by God. We give thanks to the Lord that he has formed us into a community of believers, united in the Spirit
Samuel, chose by the Lord and endowed with power, is sent among the sons of Jesse to find and anoint a new king. Jesus upturns traditional rabbinic understanding of blindness as a punishment for immorality.
The law liberates and leads us to freedom. it is to be trusted for it is a source of wisdom. Jesus speaks of the ultimate freedom to be won for us by His being raised up. He is the sign of the power and wisdom of God.