The Silence of the Tomb

April 11, 2020 Holy Saturday More for the Triduum Today, there is a great silence.  The Savior has died.  He rests in the tomb.  Many hearts were filled with uncontrollable grief and confusion. 

Cleansed by the Greatest Humility

April 9, 2020 Holy Thursday, Mass of the Lord’s Supper (Year A) Readings for Today More Prayers and Reflections for the Triduum Peter said to him, “You will never wash my feet.” Jesus

Stuck in Denial

April 8, 2020 Wednesday of Holy Week Readings for Today  The Son of Man indeed goes, as it is written of him, but woe to that man by whom the Son of Man

Painful Betrayal

April 7, 2020 Tuesday of Holy Week Readings for Today Reclining at table with his disciples, Jesus was deeply troubled and testified, “Amen, amen, I say to you, one of you will betray

Anointing the Feet of Jesus

April 6, 2020 Monday of Holy Week Readings for Today Mary took a liter of costly perfumed oil made from genuine aromatic nard and anointed the feet of Jesus and dried them with

Let it Begin…

April 5, 2020 Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion (Year A) Readings for Today And when he entered Jerusalem the whole city was shaken and asked, “Who is this?”  And the crowds replied,

One Man Should Die

April 4, 2020 Saturday of the Fifth Week of Lent Readings for Today Saint Isidore, Bishop and Doctor of the Church—Optional Memorial But one of them, Caiaphas, who was high priest that year,

The Crucifixion Draws Near

April 3, 2020 Friday of the Fifth Week of Lent Readings for Today The Jews picked up rocks to stone Jesus. Jesus answered them, “I have shown you many good works from my

The Power of Destructive Speech

April 2, 2020 Thursday of the Fifth Week of Lent Readings for Today Saint Francis of Paola, Hermit—Optional Memorial Jesus said to the Jews: “Amen, amen, I say to you, whoever keeps my