You can listen to the podcast of this weeks full programme HERE.
A Journey to Faith
On this weeks programme we are joined by Geraldine Creaton and Gerard Hanley from the Emmanuel Community.
Gerard shares with us his journey to faith and the challenges he has faced over the years through which faith has helped him to over come.
You can listen to the interview with Gerard excerpted from the main programme HERE.
Procession - Mark 11: 1-10
Reading of the Passion - Mark 14: 1- 15;47
When they were approaching Jerusalem, at Bethphage and Bethany, near the Mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples and said to them, “Go into the village ahead of you, and immediately as you enter it, you will find tied there a colt that has never been ridden; untie it and bring it. If anyone says to you, ‘Why are you doing this?’ just say this, ‘The Lord needs it and will send it back here immediately.’” They went away and found a colt tied near a door, outside in the street. As they were untying it, some of the bystanders said to them, “What are you doing, untying the colt?” They told them what Jesus had said; and they allowed them to take it. Then they brought the colt to Jesus and threw their cloaks on it; and he sat on it. Many people spread their cloaks on the road, and others spread leafy branches that they had cut in the fields. Then those who went ahead and those who followed were shouting,
“Hosanna!Reflections on the Gospel readings of this Sunday:
Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord!
Blessed is the coming kingdom of our ancestor David!
Hosanna in the highest heaven!”
Word on Fire - The Return of the King
English Dominicans - The Hour of the Son of Man
Centre for Liturgy
Liturgical odds and ends
Holy Week and the Sacred Easter Triduum out rank all saints memorials and commemorations this week so we wont be posting any saints of the week list. The Easter Triduum begins with the evening Mass of the Lord's Supper, reaches its high point in the Easter Vigil and closes with evening prayer on Easter Sunday.
When does Lent end? Lent ends at sunset on Holy Thursday before the Mass of the Lord's Supper.