Category Archives: Easter

First Week of Easter: Peter – a new man

  In the movie, The Time Traveler’s Wife, there are two distinct storylines in told in very different timeframes. It’s a little hard to keep track of the actions, but eventually they come together and it all becomes a little clearer. … Continue reading

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Just when you thought it was over…

Part Eight of an eight-part series of reflections on Lent, Holy Week, and Easter As you have hopefully been able to see over these last several weeks, these days in Holy Week are filled to overflowing with activity, meaning, drama, … Continue reading

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Holy Saturday

  Today our waiting comes to an end. Christ will rise, and all the events of the last few days will be revealed for what they truly mean. See my reflections here and here for more on the events of … Continue reading

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Holy Thursday

We come to the table and eat, remembering this night of Passover, and the Lamb who was slain for us. We walk to the garden and pray to be ready. The Triduum begins. See my reflection here for more on the … Continue reading

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Available for immediate pickup!

  If you’re in central or north Austin, drop by Catholic Arts and Gifts – 6113 Burnet Rd. –  and grab your copy of Walking Through Holy Week. If you’re not, you can still place your order now at Ziegler’s or … Continue reading

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Why Wait on the Mail?

If you’re near downtown Austin, stop by BookPeople and grab your copy of Walking Through Holy Week. If not, place your order now at Ziegler’s or Amazon.     Holy Thursday is just two days away. Read each chapter the day it … Continue reading

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Dinner with a Friend

Just before Jesus enters Jerusalem for the last time, he stops and has a meal with Martha, Mary, and Lazarus. (John 12:1-11) As Jesus is heading to his own death, He has dinner with the man He raised from the … Continue reading

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Share your light

Part Seven of an eight-part series of reflections on Lent, Holy Week, and Easter   Holy Saturday is my favorite Mass of the year. The readings are incredibly meaningful, the symbolism throughout is beautiful, and I love any Mass that … Continue reading

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History Lesson

Part Six of an eight-part series of reflections on Lent, Holy Week, and Easter Did you notice how much Olympic coverage was spent in telling the backstory of the athletes? The actual events were scattered between interviews and video segments … Continue reading

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All for you

Part Four of an Eight-Part Series of Reflections on Lent, Holy Week, and Easter.   On Good Friday we stand face-to-face with the cost of our sin. We come humbly to the foot of the cross and remember how Jesus … Continue reading

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