Author: CBCP News

Builders of a better world

Second Sunday of Easter A (John 20:19-31) Divine Mercy, April 23, 2017 By Msgr. Lope C. Robredillo, SThD THE resurrection of Jesus admits of various meanings. As we noted last Sunday, God the Father, by raising Jesus from the dead, vindicated him. The resurrection proved that Jesus’ enemies were wrong, after all. But this vindication was efficacious. Just as the dying days of Joseph Estrada’s Presidency gave rise to a new people power gathered around a new President, so from the death of Jesus rose a new people. In today’s Gospel (John 20:19-31), this is indicated by a significant...

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