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Do It Yourself Lent: April 6

April 6th, 2012 Posted in Catechetical Corner

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Do It Yourself Lent: April 5

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Do It Yourself Lent: April 4

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Do It Yourself Lent: April 3

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Do It Youself Lent: April 2

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Do It Yourself Lent: March 31

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Sunday Scripture: The hour has come, how will it change you?

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Readings for April 1, Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord

Isaiah 50:4-7;  Philippians 2:6-11

Mark 14:1-15:471

 

Palm Sunday and as every year we listen to the Passion of Jesus read at Mass. Do we really hear it? Sometimes I think if we really heard and understood these words we would be tempted to rate it “R” based on the violence and brutality. It certainly wouldn’t be deemed appropriate for children.

And yet we read and listen, sometimes with an air of boredom because it’s so familiar. So let’s take some time this week to reflect deeply on this Gospel message.

In the crucifixion, Jesus was humiliated, shamed, abandoned, betrayed, tortured, and brutalized. We might have experienced some of these situations like humiliation or shame, but the torture and brutalization? This was a time of extreme cruelty, not comparable to what most of us can imagine. Even the Apostles could not imagine what Jesus was saying when he told them he would suffer and die. Jesus tried to warn them, “All of you will have your faith shaken,” but they did not understand. Read more »

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Do It Yourself Lent: March 30

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Do It Yourself Lent: March 28

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Do It Yourself Lent: March 27

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