What don’t you know that you hope God will reveal to you? What have you been asking Jesus to tell you that is still unanswered? What teaching of the Church don’t you understand or agree with? In the Gospel reading (John 16:12-15), Jesus explains that there is more he’d like to tell us but we just can’t handle it yet.
Why aren’t we ready for it? Because we have to first let the Holy Spirit prepare us. We have to let God transform something within us, and until we surrender to that process, the truth is more of a burden than a blessing, which we readily reject.
Everything that Jesus said and did came from the Father through the Holy Spirit. God gave us that same Spirit, that same Wisdom, that same Truth, but the gift is useless unless we submit to the Spirit’s purifying activity.Read More »