Are you able to get a palm cross for Palm Sunday? Try making your own paper one.
Brendan had been studying political science and as Easter grew closer he was coming to understand how opposition had been building up against Jesus who had been challenging the injustices in the establishment by both the Romans and the Jewish leaders. Brendan explained in the group, “Political assassinations have been part of history forever, just as political conflict has. Political parties are mainly concerned about their own narrow interests, wanting to be elected or re-elected. There is often little justice or concern for the common good. It even seems that it is a good leader rather than an evil one who is murdered as he challenges the evil in society.” Prudence mused, “At this time of the global coronavirus epidemic it has been enlightening to see how political ptarties have been able to collaborate. Long may that attitude last!” “Wasn’t that the frog song “we all stand together” from the Muppets? let’s listen and sing along to that today.”
Caiaphas said, “It is expedient for you that one man should die for the people and that the whole nation should not perish.” John 11:50.
Pope Francis: We must regain the conviction that we need one another, that we have a shared responsibility for others and the world and that good and decency are worth it. LS229