The sixth chapter of Johns Gospel, from which we will be reading these next several weeks, is a sustained meditation on the meaning of the Mass and the Eucharist. Our passage for today, when read symbolically, illumines the major movements of the Mass.

Mass Readings

Reading 1 – 2 Kings 4:42-44
Psalm – Psalm 145:10-18
Reading 2 – Ephesians 4:1-6
Gospel – John 6:1-15