fifth Sunday of Lent

Fifth Sunday of Lent

& archive, Year C.

Lord Jesus Christ, You see how bent over we are Under the weight of the world’s habits. Unburden us Clear the path within our soul Lift up our heads to see you Our hearts to love you To follow you To stay with you. Fifth Sunday in Lent In the midst of the mounting storm… Read more »

Fifth Sunday of Lent

& archive, Year B.

 Prayer before reading:      Lord Jesus Christ,                    You call us to come To be with you, And to bear the cost Of giving up our false self. By your Spirit help me To see you, To hear you, To follow you in all of life, To Jerusalem and resurrection.                          Amen  Read slowly. Listen deeply. Indwell the… Read more »

Fifth Sunday of Lent

& archive, Year A.

Our lectionary readings lead us into two graveyards – the first in Ezekiel 27, and then another in John 11. First we are called to stand with Ezekiel in a valley, surrounded by human bones strewn across the valley floor.  We also gather with Mary, Martha, and their neighbors at the entrance to the tomb… Read more »