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The Good Shepherd Speaks

The Fourth Sunday of Easter has colloquially come to be known each year as Good Shepherd Sunday. In some dioceses  —including in Rome—it is the occasion of the annual priestly ordinations. Interestingly, the three readings of today’s liturgy all take the form of a good shepherd speaking to the flock: St. Peter in the Acts of the Apostles; St. John in his first epistle; Christ Himself in the tenth chapter of John’s Gospel.

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