Category: Lent 2009

Venite Ad Aquas

Tuesday Within the Fourth Week of Lent Ezechiel 47:1-9, 12 Psalm 45:2-3, 5-6, 8-9 John 5:1-16 All You That Thirst Today’s texts are just waiting...

The Epiphany of Sacrificial Love

The saints in this painting are Benedict, Francis, and Romuald. To read my commentary on it go here. Friday of the Third Week of Lent...

If Thou Didst Know the Gift of God

Third Sunday of Lent (A) Exodus 17:3-7 Psalm 94: 1-2, 6-7, 8-9 Romans 5: 1-2, 5-8 John 4:5-42 March 15, 2009 Cathedral of the Holy...

Searching the Scriptures

Francesco di Giorgio Martin (1439-1502) painted this disrobing of Our Lord in His Passion. The youthful aspect of Christ recalls Joseph, who was also stripped...

Innocence Restored

Restorer and Lover of Innocence The circle of the year brings us back to one of the most beautiful Collects of the Lenten series: O...