Monthly Archives: April 2012

Funeral

For a family there  is no good time for a funeral.  It’s Holy Week and we buried one of our parishioners today.  Being part of the bereavement team I have some interaction with families during the time they are preparing … Continue reading

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The Sound of Ultimate Suffering

The verses of Psalm 22, the Responsorial Psalm for Palm Sunday, are chillingly prophetical.  The description of the terrible events of Jesus’ final hours is amazingly accurate.  Jesus is feeling completely abandoned by God, void of any consolation from his … Continue reading

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Holy Week

And so it begins…the time of the year that the Church remembers the Passion, Death and Resurrection of Our Lord, Holy Week.  The Church is never as radiant and breathtaking as she is during this week and the liturgies and … Continue reading

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