Tag: Passion of Jesus

The Passion Narrative

The Passion Narrative acquires a totally new meaning within the context of Holy Week. We feel shame and regret for all the sufferings Jesus had to endure to save us; we grieve over our broken promises, and we wonder what we should do to show him our...

Contemplating Jesus’ Passion

The Holy Spirit could move us in many ways as we contemplate the Passion narrative according to Mark (14:1-15:47). However, if we need some guidance in this endeavor, let me invite you to join me in considering Jesus’ decision to follow the Father’s...

The “Hour” of Our Test

In the days when Christ Jesus was in the flesh, he offered prayers and supplications with loud cries and tears to the one who was able to save him from death… (Hebrews 5:7) This powerful statement underlines boldly how close God is to our flesh, to...