Mary Magdalene went and announced to the disciples, "I have seen the Lord."
Alleluia! Blessed is the name of the Lord! We give you glory, God, for bringing life through your Son who is the Christ, the Savior of the world, the Redeemer who brings salvation to all who believe in him.… Read the rest “March 27 (Easter)”
So Joseph took the body and wrapped it in a clean linen cloth and laid it in his own new tomb, which he had hewn in the rock. He then rolled a great stone to the door of the tomb and went away.… Read the rest “March 26”
In the days of his flesh, Jesus offered up prayers and supplications, with loud cries and tears, to the one who was able to save him from death, and he was heard because of his reverent submission. Although he was a Son, he learned obedience through what he suffered; and having been made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation for all who obey him,
Jesus got up from the table, took off his outer robe, and tied a towel around himself. Then he poured water into a basin and began to wash the disciples' feet and to wipe them with the towel that was tied around him.… Read the rest “March 24 (Maundy Thursday)”
Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight and the sin that clings so closely, and let us run with perseverance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus the pioneer and perfecter of our faith, who for the sake of the joy that was set before him endured the cross, disregarding its shame, and has taken his seat at the right hand of the throne of God.… Read the rest “March 23”
As he was now approaching the path down from the Mount of Olives, the whole multitude of the disciples began to praise God joyfully with a loud voice for all the deeds of power that they had seen, saying, "Blessed is the king who comes in the name of the Lord!… Read the rest “March 20 (Palm Sunday)”
Then came the day of Unleavened Bread, on which the Passover lamb had to be sacrificed. So Jesus sent Peter and John, saying, “Go and prepare the Passover meal for us that we may eat it.”
Oh Lord, As we journey through the last days of Lent and enter into the Holy Week when our Lord was crucified and died; Prepare and center us, So that we may pass the week with our hearts and minds focused on you, In the name of the one we journey with, Jesus, Amen.
For the mountains may depart
and the hills be removed,
but my steadfast love shall not depart from you,
and my covenant of peace shall not be removed,
says the Lord, who has compassion on you.
Lord God whose compassion and love has no limit or end; Teach us the art of reconciliation, So that we, the body that is your church, Care for each other and for the earth.… Read the rest “March 18”