In the sixties, Joni Mitchell sang a song “I’ve looked at life from both sides now. From win and lose and still somehow it’s life’s illusions I recall.
The appeal of the Emmaus story is that it talks about where most of us live. There are no revelations, no great Saints, no exotic places, or people.
In the past few days, we have been reading stories about Jesus. The stories are a validation of His life and death.
Perhaps none is us should take T.V. commercials too seriously. But there is one type of person that should absolutely stay away from them.
There is so much contained in our gospel today we could spend the whole day discussing it. So I would like to concentrate on a single word spoken by God the Father to Peter, James and John