Tag Archives: Good Friday

The Triduum

“Triduum” is Latin for “three days,” and it refers to the final sequence of days this week: Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Holy Saturday.  Together they tell, remember, and reenact the final days of Jesus’ pre-resurrection life. Thursday was the … Continue reading

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Good Friday

(18 April 2014, 3 April 2015) The Collects: ALMIGHTY God, we beseech you graciously to behold this your family, for whom our Lord Jesus Christ was contented to be betrayed, and given up into the hands of wicked men, and … Continue reading

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the Hope in Good Friday

This is my Good Friday homily tonight, based on the readings Genesis 22:1-18 and John 19:1-37. How to sum up what we’ve heard tonight… “Jesus died for our sins.” – Hmm, sounds like a guilt trip. “Jesus’ death was a … Continue reading

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Christ our Passover

Fr. Brian, over at Christ the Redeemer Anglican Church in Danvers, preached a phenomenal sermon last night at the Maundy Thursday service, such that I can’t help but summarize it here.  The outline was so simple and the flow of … Continue reading

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Murderous thoughts

This morning I read something very interesting: Ungodly men by the their words and deeds summoned death; considering him a friend, they pined away, and they made a covenant with him, because they are fit to belong to his party. … Continue reading

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