In today’s Gospel we learn about Jesus’ raising of the son of the widow of Nain. This is a prime exemplification of a key Gospel truth, namely, that everything Jesus said and did, in one way or another, is an anticipation of his resurrection.

Mass Readings

Reading 1 – 1 Kings 17:17-24
Psalm – Psalm 30:2-13
Reading 2 – Galatians 1:11-19
Gospel – Luke 7:11-17