SSJE134What we have just heard, which reverberates so mysteriously in our hearts, is often called the Prologue of John’s Gospel–the very first 18 verses.  It is a brief, but majestic overture to the magnificent Fourth Gospel, laying out the themes of God, creation, life, light, grace, truth, humanity, Jesus.  The Prologue is striking in its cosmic sweep, gathering up, well, everything: all things came into being through him.  This Prologue is about everything that is, and how all things came to be. Read More