A blessed Fourth Sunday of Easter, also known as’ Good Shepherd’ Sunday after the Gospel reading, upon which Father Callam offers an insightful meditation. As an extension of this, in turn, is the focus of this Sunday on vocations, especially to the priesthood as the ‘spiritual shepherds’ of the faithful, who nurture us with the sacraments and right teaching, sources of grace and orthodoxy.
This year, we also celebrate – in which the world in general joins us – Mother’s Day, whose formal secular origins can be traced back to 1908, when Anna Jarvis began the American tradition at St. Andrew’s

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