HOMILY – EASTER IV 2017 — “Good Shepherd"
“ . . now you have returned to the Shepherd and Guardian of your souls.””Jesus is Lord.” How often have we heard or said these words? Jesus is the divine Son who David foresaw at God’s right hand (Acts 2:34). He is also the Messiah, the Christos or Anointed One that God had promised to be the Shepherd of the scattered flock of the house of Israel (Ezekiel 34:11-14, 23; 37:24).The empty tomb of the risen Jesus, our Lord and Messiah, calls us to enter in, to enter into his death and resurrection. By this tomb, we know for certain