Gospel: John 14:1-12
Jesus said, ‘Do not let your hearts be troubled. Believe in God, believe also in me. In my Father’s house there are many dwelling-places. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you? And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take you to myself, so that where I am, there you may be also. And you know the way to the place where I am going.’ Thomas said to him, ‘Lord, we do not know where you are going. How can we know the way?’ Jesus said to him, ‘I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me. If you know me, you will know my Father also. From now on you do know him and have seen him.’ Philip said to him, ‘Lord, show us the Father, and we will be satisfied.’ Jesus said to him, ‘Have I been with you all this time, Philip, and you still do not know me? Whoever has seen me has seen the Father. How can you say, “Show us the Father”? Do you not believe that I am in the Father and the Father is in me? The words that I say to you I do not speak on my own; but the Father who dwells in me does his works. Believe me that I am in the Father and the Father is in me; but if you do not, then believe me because of the works themselves. Very truly, I tell you, the one who believes in me will also do the works that I do and, in fact, will do greater works than these, because I am going to the Father.’
Our gospel reading is from John 14:1-12. “I am the Way the Truth and the Life“. This is the great message that Jesus is telling His people on this gospel. Jesus speaks assurance to us that He will be there for us anytime. This powerful passage offers solace to the troubled hearts. We as His followers and his people will always have faith that he is coming for us whatever it may need.
This gospel from John 14:1-12 gave us all inspiration and wisdom for the gift of faith he gave us. We all should trust in God even if everything is unclear. We should learn to submit our worriers and surrenders everything to Him. By placing our trust in Him, we all surpass trials and turmoil.
Jesus in the gospel of John 14:1-12 promised us our Heavenly Dwelling. He is going to prepare a place for each one of us in our final home. Those who believed in His words will always have a room in heaven. This promise of hope and reassurance is forever.
John 14:1-12 is the perfect gospel that tells us salvation. Yes, salvation is at hand and is ready to those who believed inn Him. Th e gospel invites us to place our trust in Jesus. He is the only home in heaven. The final home our souls will rest for eternity. As we follow Him, we are to continue His work. With all the revelations, let us all work wonder to keep the fire burning.
This Sunday, as we celebrate the Holy Mass, let us all reflect and continue to work in God’s guidance. Let us all remember everything will fall into place in we put our trust in Him our mighty savior. He is the Way, the Truth and the Life. Whoever comes after Him will stay in His kingdom with no end. – Clea | Helpline PH