It’s time to start thinking about what approach you’ll take to make this Holy Week different from all the others. It’s time to think about hos to really LIVE Holy Week.
Ronald Reagan’s 1981 Christmas letter to his wife Nancy teaches a valuable lesson about love.
It is not in Scripture, but I often wonder if our Lord spoke privately with Mary at some point, explaining to her all that would happen and giving her the promise of the Resurrection.
Regardless, the stone itself still tells the tale of great torment and great love. The Body that was anointed there had been given up for you and for me.
Mary accompanied her Son through his entire Passion, every horrifying step, every excruciating blow. And then she stood beneath his Cross as his Precious Blood drained from his holy Body and soaked the earth. She watched him take his final breath and surrender himself into the hands of his Father.