This coming Sunday marks the 3rd Sunday of Easter (Year C). You can read a complete commentary on this gospel here.

Context and the Scholars. These verses are the final chapter in the Gospel according to John. Immediately preceding this chapter are these verses: “Now Jesus did many other signs in the presence of (his) disciples that are not written in this book.  But these are written that you may (come to) believe that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God, and that through this belief you may have life in his name.” (John 20:30-31) Continue reading