Tag Archives: Holy Thursday

God’s Basin

(From: The Joy of Knowing Christ: Meditations on the Gospels by Pope Benedict XVI) Having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end” (John 13:1). God loves his creature, man; he even loves him … Continue reading

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Do this in remembrance of Me

“The mysteries that we commemorate this evening can also only be recognized by revelation and our knowledge of them can only deepen through faithful discipleship and an intense life of prayer.” Father Marco Testa is a priest of the Archdiocese … Continue reading

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Are you being served?

Posted at Catholic Insight All through the long, harsh Canadian winter, the sounds of coughing, sneezing, and sniffling were commonplace. Viruses and bacteria sensed the vulnerability of weather-weary bodies and attacked with a vengeance, and it seemed as if the … Continue reading

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About Washing Women’s Feet

This is also posted at Catholic Insight, catholicinsight.com Pope Francis washes the feet of women on Holy Thursday and the Catholic world goes crazy!  The “yays” and the “nays” are not so quietly lining up on both sides of the … Continue reading

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The Basin of Love

Here is the full text from Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI’s Holy Thursday reflection taken from the book Lent with Pope Benedict XVI: Meditations for Every Day. The Word Among Us Press, 2012. Having loved his own who were in the … Continue reading

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Will You Let Me Be Your Servant?

This is also posted at Catholic Insight, catholicinsight.com Will you let me be your servant, let me be as Christ to you? Pray that I might have the grace to let you be my servant, too. We are pilgrims on … Continue reading

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