Posted by Erin Butler on 04/13/2017

The sixth word is from John 19:30: It is finished.

Posted by Erin Butler on 04/13/2017

The fifth word is from John 19:28: I thirst.

Posted by Erin Butler on 04/13/2017

The fourth word is from Matthew 27:46 & Mark 15:34: My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?

Posted by Erin Butler on 04/13/2017

The third word is from John 19:26–27: Woman, behold your son. Son, behold your mother.

This is all about Mary to me. I find Mary so powerful and impactful in such a quiet and elegant way. At the Feast of Cana, she tells Jesus to perform His first miracle. She exhibits a strength and finesse that are commendable.

Posted by Erin Butler on 04/13/2017

The second word is from Luke 23:43: Truly, I say to you, today you will be with me in paradise.

Posted by Erin Butler on 04/13/2017

by Jay Fadden

Posted by Helen Lee on 04/10/2017

Join us here on the CatholicTV blog on Good Friday (4/14/17), beginning at 9am ET, for an hourly reflection from Jay Fadden on the Seven Last Words of Christ. We will post each of the Seven Last Words of Christ in hourly installments, concluding with the last Word at 3pm ET. 

Posted by Erin Butler on 04/10/2017
 

Holy Week marks the most important time of the Church’s year. During this week, which culminates in the Lord’s Passion and Resurrection, Catholics around the world participate in customs that have developed over the years to commemorate this most important event of salvation. Below are some of the most unique traditions of Holy Week.

Posted by Helen Lee on 04/9/2017

This weekend we move into Holy Week, the most sacred part of the Liturgical year. Though we've been preparing for Christ's death and resurrection all through Lent, our preparation becomes even more focused during this short time. There's so much that goes on during Holy Week, we thought a guide to the special traditions and liturgies would be useful. 

Posted by Erin Butler on 04/7/2017

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