Holy Week

The Resurrection and the Life

John 11:25-27 25 Jesus said to her [Martha], “I am the resurrection and the life.  Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live, 26 and everyone who lives and believes in me shall never die.  Do you believe this?” 27 She said to him, “Yes, Lord; I […]

Paradise Now

Luke 23:43 And he said to him, “Truly, I say to you, today you will be with me in paradise.” The Image The image is surreal, disorienting at first, but it entices us to ask questions and explore. The lower hand is that of the penitent criminal in Luke 23.  This criminal, […]

Jesus Washes the Disciples’ Feet

Before the Feast of the Passover… John 13:4b-5 He [Jesus] laid aside his outer garments, and taking a towel, tied it around his waist. 5 Then he poured water into a basin and began to wash the disciples’ feet and to wipe them with the towel that was wrapped around […]

Palm Sunday – The Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem

Palm Sunday – The Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem Zechariah 9:9 Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion! Shout aloud, O daughter of Jerusalem! Behold, your king is coming to you; righteous and having salvation is he, humble and mounted on a donkey, on a colt, the foal of a donkey. After […]