The Jesuit website Pray as you go'' presents this moving meditation on one of the Seven Last Words: It is finished.
Kakuma Refugee Camp The Women Will Carry Your Bags!
Pope Francis explains the feet washing ritual
A meditation (podcast) on one of the Seven Last Words of Jesus on the Cross.
Our daily news is largely dominated by reports of violence, terrorist attacks, war, killings.
Three voices from the Passion Narritive in the Gospel of Mathew highlighted by
The very large crowd spread their cloaks on the road, while others cut branches from the trees and strewed them on the road. The crowds preceding him and those following kept crying out and saying: “Hosanna to the Son of David; blessed is the he who comes in the name of the Lord; hosanna in the highest.” And when he entered Jerusalem the whole city was shaken and asked, “Who is this?” And the crowds replied, “This is Jesus the prophet, from Nazareth in Galilee.”
In the run up to Palm Sunday lowly coconut palms are turned into "something worthy for the Lord" called palaspas in The Philppines. The tradition of weaving the palaspas from young coconut palm leaves, locally called ibus, dates back centuries.
The washing of feet on Holy Thursday. Pope Francis has shown the way towards inclusivity. Not everyone is keen to follow suit.
Pope Francis' Prayer intention for March 2017