Tag Archives: Holy Week

Caesar is Not Amused- A Palm Sunday Meditation

As the crowds proceed the man entering from the Mount of Olives And shouts of “Hosanna” echo through the festival clogged streets of Jerusalem While the prophet from Nazareth makes his way through the gates Mounted on a donkey with … Continue reading

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Three Days- A Poem

Three days has my master been gone Three days since those he loved scattered Three days since receiving his pierced and battered body One final gift from the hands of our oppressors Three days of mourning and preparations Three days … Continue reading

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Stay Here and Keep Watch-A Poetic Meditation for Good Friday

Stay here for just a moment and keep watch in the garden. Where love is betrayed and where friends are spared Where a beloved one brings soldiers and temple police Where love endures and does not shirk away from the … Continue reading

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Golgotha

Alone, life is over, Those whom I ask to wait for me enter into sleep A sleep deeper than death itself Seconds creep by, minutes last for years As I wait for my Father to answer me Yet no answer … Continue reading

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At the Table- A Meditation and Poem for Maundy Thursday

At the table with the others who will stumble and fall Here with the one who touched us each in our turn Healing our sickness, dispelling our demons, freeing us from our captivity At least for the moment we are … Continue reading

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