Daily Word Of God
The Pharisees came up and started a discussion with Jesus; they demanded of him a sign from heaven, to test him.
And with a sigh that came straight from the heart he said, ‘Why does this generation demand a sign? I tell you solemnly, no sign shall be given to this generation.’ And, leaving them again, and re-embarking he went away to the opposite shore.
Today's Pointers on God's Word
As you read the passage what words, phases or meanings caught your attention?
- In today’s Gospel, Jesus refused to give the Pharisees any sign except that of Himself and the ultimate proof of His divinity by His resurrection.
- Jesus assures us of His divine presence will be with us until the end of time. He is present to us especially in His Word and in the Eucharist.
- Are you looking for a sign from our Lord? Ponder on the truth of His presence in your heart, in His revealed Word and in the Eucharist. Have a heart- to-heart talk with Him.