Monthly Archives: March 2015

Triduum Sacrum: Pascha I

Triduum Sacrum: Pascha I 2015 – Cycle B Acts 10: 34a, 37-43; Psalm 118; 1 Corinthians 5:6b-8; Mark 16:1-7 A woman steps out of the crowd, keeping alight the lamp of our humanity, …and wipes his Face and finds his … Continue reading

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Triduum Sacrum: Good Friday

Triduum Sacrum: Good Friday 2015 – Cycle B Isaiah 52:13 – 53:12; Psalm 31; Hebrews 4:14-16; 5:7-9; John 18:1 – 19:42 In Islam, the Qur’an describes Jews and Christians as “people of the book” because along with Muslims we believe … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion

Lent VI: Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion 2015 – Cycle B Isaiah 50:4-7; Psalm 22; Philippians 2:6-11; Mark 14:1–15:47 To “die with dignity” is one of the many catch phrases of our culture. Have you ever reflected as to … Continue reading

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Lent V

Lent V 2015 – Cycle B Jeremiah 31:31-34; Psalm 51; Hebrews 5:7-9; John 12:20-33 When I was being transferred from a former parish, a parishioner asked for an appointment whose purpose I realized was to express that the reason he … Continue reading

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Lent IV

Lent IV 2015 – Cycle B 2 Chronicles 36:14-16, 19-23; Psalm 137; Ephesians 2:4-10; John 3:14-21 There seems to be in our time a rediscovery, a reawakening of what is at the heart of the Gospels. On 30 November 1980, … Continue reading

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Lent III

Lent III 2015 – Cycle B Exodus 20:1-17; Psalm 19; 1Corinthins 1:22-25; John 2:13-25 Power is so very seductive, so irresistible that even an honest, well-intentioned person can be ensnared in power’s tentacles before they know they are entrapped. Power … Continue reading

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