15 Palm Sunday Things that Caught My Eye today (2015)


1. Pope Francis this morning at Palm Sunday Mass: This is God’s way, the way of humility. It is the way of Jesus; there is no other. And there can be no humility without humiliation. 2. 8th Station – Jesus meets the Women of Jerusalem: from St Dominic's Chapel, Providence College https://t.co/Uk9ndlUrGU — Fr Lawrence [Read More...]

Where Is My Heart? The Cross of Christ & Our Deepest Identity

Who am I? Who am I, before my Lord? Who am I, before Jesus who enters Jerusalem amid the enthusiasm of the crowd? Am I ready to express my joy, to praise him? Or do I stand back? Who am I, before the suffering Jesus? These were the questions Pope Francis implores Christians to ask [Read More...]

Palm Sunday Closing Thought


How do we ever read through that Gospel from today and not walk away unchanged? At the Mass I attended in Virginia today, we sang: Were you there when they crucified my Lord? … Were you there when they nailed him to the tree?… Were you there when they pierced him in the side? … [Read More...]