Category Archives: Passion of Jesus

Palm Sunday: the Passion of Jesus

He died. Just as any of us do. For some of the people standing there, it was a huge disappointment. No new era of reign of God appeared. Just one more human life snuffed out. Call him an itinerant preacher, … Continue reading

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Jesus Wept

When I read the raising of Lazarus, it strikes me how I have come to appreciate it differently over time. I have always been deeply touched by what my grandmother taught me was the shortest verse in the Bible, “Jesus … Continue reading

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The Wounded Side of Christ

As  we celebrated Easter last week you may recall that at the conclusion of the renewal of our Baptismal Vows there was that moment when you were sprinkled with water from the Baptismal Font. The choir was singing a text … Continue reading

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The outpouring of a heart. . .

If you remember some of the lessons of the Old Testament, you may remember that in God’s instructions to Moses, God told Moses that Aaron and his sons should be consecrated as priests to serve God. You can read the … Continue reading

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