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Invited to share the journey - through Holy Week to Easter

I was asked recently why we have the reading of the Passion – the “long Gospel” on Palm Sunday when we are going to hear it all again on Good Friday. 1,650 more words

Spirituality

Tuesday, March 31

Such Drama

A very large crowd spread their cloaks on the road, while others cut branches from the trees and spread them on the road. The crowds that went ahead of him and those that followed shouted,  506 more words

Depression

Desperate or deliberate? 

My favorite college literature class focused on American Transcendentalists. A famous passage from that era from Henry David Thoreau reads:

“I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.
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Writing

Holy Week – Tuesday (The Epistles Passage) Why it is good to be foolish and repeat things

“For the message about the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God. 693 more words

Christian Journey

Taste and See: At one with Christ

The Responsorial Psalm for the Mass of Palm Sunday invited us into an intimate sharing in the Lord’s faith – his experience of challenge and fear, his experience of trust and faith. 330 more words

Catholic Faith