Holy Thursday: Evening of the Lord’s Last Supper “You call me ‘teacher’ and ‘master,’ and rightly so, for indeed I am. If I, therefore, the master and teacher, have washed your feet, you ought to wash one another’s feet. I have given you a model to follow, so that as I have done for you, […]
Reflections from Fr. Tom Rosica, CSB on Holy Thursday. This the eighth in a series of reflections from Salt and Light Television. Additional reflections and resources can be found at http://www.saltandlighttv.org Gospel Jn 13:1-15 Before the feast of Passover, Jesus knew that his hour had come to pass from this world to the Father. He […]
The Filipino Families of Skokie (FFOS) members’ next Novena prayer is scheduled on Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 4:00 in the afternoon. The Filipino Families of Skokie was organized primarily as a spiritual group. The main purpose of our organization is to unite, promote, support, and engage in activities fostering and enriching the spiritual […]
Holy Thursday Pilgrimage “The custom of visiting seven churches on Holy Thursday night is a manifestation of unity and charity. The Eucharistic focus of the Night Watch at the Altar of Repose recalls Jesus in the Garden of Gethsemani. He asked his followers to “watch and pray”. Even though they could not stay awake for […]
Thief on the Cross Now one of the criminals hanging there reviled Jesus, saying, “Are you not the Messiah? Save yourself and us.” The other, however, rebuking him, said in reply, “Have you no fear of God, for you are subject to the same condemnation? And indeed, we have been condemned justly, for the sentence […]
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