When I worked with youth, one of my favorite events was an agape meal. It started as a Seder and I eventually started calling it “What Would Jesus Eat” which I found hilarious.
As this article is being written, I am on the 20th day being home with my husband, two small children, and my mother.
Palm Sunday will be here in just a few short days and I am not ready for it. I’m not ready for Holy Week as a priest, as a parent, or as an individual person trying to follow Christ. And yet, it’s coming.
Maundy Thursday offers a bookend of touch to Ash Wednesday: a touch on the forehead with ashes juxtaposed with the touch of hands, soap, and water on feet. These are fleeting moments of tenderness, thin spaces of vulnerability, connection.
It can be difficult for our children to the stories of Holy Week. Here are some tips for preparing children for the Passion.
This Holy Week, God will be at work in us in ways we cannot yet ask or imagine.
Hope is the word I’m clinging to during this Lent.
March brings Lent to a close, which means it’s time to plan the Easter basket and figure out Holy Week at home.
Is even Judas included in the love of God?
It’s astonishing to ponder the many generations which have passed down the story of Christ’s institution of the Holy Communion, His betrayal at the hands […]