RISE Lent Reflections: Tuesday, March 27th, 2018

Tuesday March 27th, 2018   READ: Reclining at table with his disciples, Jesus was deeply troubled and testified, “Amen, amen, I say to you, one of you will betray me.” The disciples looked at one another, at a loss as to whom he meant. One of his disciples, the...

RISE Lent Reflections: Monday, March 26th, 2018

Monday, March 26th, 2018   READ: Brothers and sisters: It is impossible that the blood of bulls and goats take away sins. For this reason, when he came into the world, he said: “Sacrifice and offering you did not desire, but a body you prepared for me; in...

RISE Lent Reflections: Palm Sunday, March 25th, 2018

Palm Sunday March 25th, 2018     READ: When the great crowd that had come to the feast heard that Jesus was coming to Jerusalem, they took palm branches and went out to meet him, and cried out: “Hosanna! “Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord, the...

RISE Lent Reflections: Saturday, March 24th, 2018

Saturday, March 24th, 2018   READ: Many of the Jews who had come to Mary and seen what Jesus had done began to believe in him. But some of them went to the Pharisees and told them what Jesus had done. So the chief priests and the Pharisees convened the Sanhedrin...

RISE Lent Reflections: Friday, March 23rd, 2018

Friday, March 23rd, 2018   READ: The Jews picked up rocks to stone Jesus. Jesus answered them, “I have shown you many good works from my Father. For which of these are you trying to stone me?” The Jews answered him, “We are not stoning you for a good work but for...

RISE Lent Reflections: Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018   READ: Jesus said to the Jews: “Amen, amen, I say to you, whoever keeps my word will never see death.” So the Jews said to him, “Now we are sure that you are possessed. Abraham died, as did the prophets, yet you say, ‘Whoever keeps my...