The Violence that Saddens the Country

Ascension Sunday

Sunday, 22 May, 1977


The Mass Readings are:

Acts 1:1-11
Ephesians 1:17-23
Luke 24:46-53

In this homily he refers to several recent violent deaths and the occupation on 19 May 1977 of the church in Aguilares by members of the Armed Forces and the National Guard and their expulsion of the Jesuit community.