Monthly Archives: March 2018

Forty Days Revisited, Day 39–The Waiting Game

I find the concept of “Holy Saturday” interesting. I mean, what are we supposed to do on Saturday, especially after commemoration of the last supper on Holy Thursday, and the mournful solemnity of “Good” Friday? I’m not sure I would … Continue reading

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Forty Days Revisited, Day 38–The Power of Forgiveness

Each year for the past four years, I have decided to write a Lenten blog, and every year of those four I get to a point in the process where I wonder what possessed me to start in the first … Continue reading

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Forty Days Revisited, Day 37–Weep Not for the Memories

I will remember you, will you remember me? Don’t let your life pass you by Weep not for the memories ~~From “I will Remember You,” Sarah McLachlan, SĂ©amus Egan, Dave Merenda This is it. The end of days, or very … Continue reading

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Forty Days Revisited, Day 36–The Treasures of Darkness

And I will give you the treasures of darkness, and hidden riches of secret places, that you may know that I, the LORD, which call you by your name, am the God of Israel. ~Isaiah 45:3 Sometimes  I get distracted; … Continue reading

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Forty Days Revisited, Day 35–A Quiet Place

All I want is a quiet place to live Where I can enjoy the fruits of my labor Read the paper And not have to cry out loud ~from “A Quiet Place to Live” by Carole King I admit it: … Continue reading

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Forty Days Revisited, Day 34–You Gotta Have Friends

One of the things I have been thinking about is the impact that Jesus had on the people around him. For the first 29 or so years of his life, Jesus worked at home, hanging out with his family, working … Continue reading

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Forty Days Revisited, Day 33–Hosanna Hey Sanna…

Hosanna, hey sanna, sanna sanna ho Sanna hey, sanna hosanna Hey JC, JC, won’t you smile at me? Sanna ho, sanna hey, Superstar ~Andrew Lloyd Weber, from Jesus Christ Superstar Yesterday I counted on my fingers that I have to … Continue reading

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