Frj82’s Blog

April 29, 2009

Born a Travelin’ Man

I’ve hit the road a little bit over the last few days.  Every priest in his right mind needs to take a day off somewhere at some point after Easter and before the nights of May fill up with May Devotions to Mary.  So, due to some lucky scheduling and fortunate proximity, I pulled off a nice 28 hour trip to Atlantic City and Philadelphia last Thursday and Friday.  (more…)

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April 14, 2009

Easter 2009

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Easter Sunday 2009 is only 36 or so hours in the history books.  Nothing quite describes the feeling that someone has after experienced the joys and pains of Holy Week.  The ups and downs, chronologically: The happiness of Christ’s entrance into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday, the mounting tension, the New Covenant in the Last Supper, his betrayal and arrest, mock trial, scourging, crucifixion, death, burial…and Resurrection.  If one were to attend all the services of Holy Week, quite the picture would be painted on the soul.  I mentioned it in my last post – so I will include it now.  My Easter Sermon that I preached on Sunday.  As usual don’t mind mistakes as I usually type things out simply as guidelines, also, don’t mind the lack of scriptural quotes…they’re there, somewhere. (more…)

April 10, 2009

Holy Week Musings

In between Good Friday and Holy Saturday…I figured I would write a bit with an update on Holy Week 2009 as I am trying to get tired so I can have a good night’s sleep before the longest day of the year tomorrow. I also am researching and working on my Easter Sermon, so I am not wasting my time. (more…)

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