The gift of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost launched a movement that we are now part of.
This time Jesus wraps us into the "I Am" metaphor... WE are the Branches.
Two more "I Am" statements appropriate for our Easter Sunday celebration....
Jesus is not only the Gate to the sheep pen giving access to God, but is also the Good Shepherd that leads us to the gate.
The first two "I Am" statements made by Jesus to clarify his divine nature and sacred purpose.