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Good Friday monologues - the man with a legion of demons

For last year’s Good Friday service, College Park had a series of monologues imagining that minor characters from the Gospels were witnessing Jesus’ crucifixion. Each of them had an encounter with Jesus that changed their life; each encounter is connected to an aspect of Jesus’ suffering and death. 489 more words

Writing

Mark 8:33

Another of those little details I’ve always missed. It sounds as though maybe Jesus was beginning to be persuaded by Peter. I’m picturing them walking ahead a little, heads close together, Peter talking earnestly, persuasively, and Jesus beginning, just beginning to think ‘What if…?’ 197 more words

NT

Paul's Allusions to Jesus

In Kostenberger, Kellum, and Quarles’ NT Introduction The Cradle, the Cross, and the Crown, they provide yet another table of Highly Probable Allusions to Jesus in Paul’s Letters. 298 more words

Biblical Studies

The journey to the cross - the hour has come

Day 35 of 40 days to Resurrection day

Today’s suggestion:

Read about Jesus last week and the events leading up to His arrest.

(Matthew 26:1-16, Mark 14:1-12, Luke 22:1-6, John 12:20-36.) 426 more words

Jesus

Ante-Triduum - The Silence in a Savior's Heart

You know about the Big Three Days
Triduum, the Church calls them:
The vigil eves of Thursday, Friday, Saturday;
The Last Supper, The Crucifixion, the Tomb. 182 more words

On Prayer

Good Friday monologues - the boy with loaves and fish

For last year’s Good Friday service, College Park had a series of monologues imagining that minor characters from the Gospels were witnessing Jesus’ crucifixion. Each of them had an encounter with Jesus that changed their life; each encounter is connected to an aspect of Jesus’ suffering and death. 527 more words

Writing

Why Franciscan? Or What we can learn from a Pope emulating a 13th Century Troublemaker

On March 13, 2013 the broader non-Catholic world came into the Charism of St. Francis of Assisi when Pope Francis the First began his pontificate and began slowly chipping away at the Papal Imperial Plan to bring out the gospel way as laid out by Rabbi Jesus. 439 more words

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