May 22 - Holy Trinity Sunday: One God in Three persons

May 19th, 2016

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First Reading  Proverbs 8:22-31
Wisdom was born before the earth was made.

 

Responsorial Psalm  Psalm 8:4-9
O Lord, our God, how wonderful your name in all the earth!

 

Second Reading  Romans 5:1-5
We boast of our afflictions.

 

Gospel Reading
John 16:12-15

 

Holy Trinity Sunday, iscelebrated a week after Pentecost Sunday in honour of the most fundamental ofChristian beliefs—belief in the Holy Trinity. We can never fully understand themystery of the Trinity, but we can sum it up in the following formula: God isthree Persons in one Nature. The three Persons of God —Father, Son, and HolySpirit— are all equally God, and They cannot be divided.