Tag: Holy Week

Holy Week Animated by the Church Fathers

In his general audience address of Wednesday 20 April 2011, Pope Benedict XVI described Holy week as the culmination of the Lenten journey. It would be appropriate if we could delve deeper into the apex of the Lenten iter, which is of...

Holy Week with Archbishop Sheen

One of the great preachers through whom God really speaks to me is the famous American preacher Venerable Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen. His anointed words still touch my heart and give me God’s saving perspective in my life. Holy Week is a splendid...

The Uniqueness of this Week

There is something unique about Holy Week.  We know that, starting with Palm Sunday, we should be reliving the events which erased the wrongs of our past, give meaning to our present and shape our future with a promise of immortality and...

Our Acceptance of the Cross

The opening prayer of Palm Sunday makes a lot of sense if we want to benefit spiritually from this Holy Week: Almighty ever-living God, who as an example of humility for the human race to follow caused our Savior to take flesh and submit to the...