A reflection for the season from Easter to Pentecost
The journey from surprise and disorientation to confidence and purpose
When the day of his ascension finally comes ...
Jesus gives his disciples three parting gifts:
1. He points to the fulfilment in him of what was written in the law and by the prophets
2. He reminds his disciples that they are witnesses to everything that has happened
3. He blesses them and sends them out to preach the Good News.