St. Tim's Devotion Blog

Good Friday

Good Friday

April 2, 2021 When Jesus had received the wine, he said, “It is finished.” Then he bowed his head and gave up his spirit. (John 19:30) There’s a middle ground I’ve been trying to find on Good Friday these past few years. I’m pulled between the necessity of allowing...

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It’s enough

It’s enough

Maundy Thursday 2021 April 1, 2021 Now before the festival of the Passover, Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart from this world and go to the Father. Having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end. The devil had already put it into the...

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Strange power

Strange power

March 30 For the message about the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God. (1 Corinthians 1:18) A wooden triptych sits on my desk at home. Four or five inches tall, it was carved from a single piece of...

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Monday of Holy Week

Monday of Holy Week

March 29, 2021 Every day Jesus was teaching in the temple. The chief priests, the scribes, and the leaders of the people kept looking for a way to kill him; but they did not find anything they could do, for all the people were spellbound by what they heard. (Luke...

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Fourteenth station: Jesus is laid in the tomb

Fourteenth station: Jesus is laid in the tomb

March 26 So Joseph took the body and wrapped it in a clean linen cloth and laid it in his own new tomb, which he had hewn in the rock. He then rolled a great stone to the door of the tomb and went away. Mary Magdalene and the other Mary were there, sitting opposite...

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