Christ is our shepherd, because we are prone as sheep to wander about in pursuit of pleasure, and be devoured by our passions.
Tuesday of 4th Week of Easter
May 5, 2009
“If you are the Christ, tell us plainly.” So Jesus talks about sheep. As the Jews of His day–and ours, for that matter–saw it, Jesus never talked plainly. But that wasn’t Jesus’ problem with the Jews, or us, for that matter. Our problem is that