Crossings posts tagged with ‘Jesus’

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Christ’s Love for Us: A Reflection on Maundy Thursday

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by Melanie Hardacker Holy week may start joyfully with Christ’s triumphant entry on Palm Sunday but by Thursday we have moved into the emotional and heartbreaking sadness of his arrest and suffering.  By Thursday we have turned on Jesus.  Maundy Thursday might not seem like a very fun service, it is hard to consider it […]

Blessed is the King: A Reflection on Palm Sunday

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by Sue Awes “Hosanna! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord, even the King of Israel!” To the Romans looking on that day in Jerusalem it probably didn’t seem much like a royal procession, a triumphal entry.  Where were the gilded chariots and mighty steeds?  Where were the purple and gold […]