Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Palm Sunday-Tender Tears and Furious Love

 Jesus' Triumphal Entry where the first parade of palms took place has two startling moments that reveal Jesus' tender tears and his furious love that offer us both a comfort and a challenge. 


Stations of the Cross-Jesus Helped by Simon of Cyrene

 If we look at this deeply moving moment when Simon of Cyrene is compelled to help carry the cross of Christ, we can discover a great truth that in times when we go through trials that are unwanted, undeserved and even unjust, Christ is present with us in a special way as we take up our cross and follow him.