The Last Supper

Then, on the first day of Unleavened Bread, traditionally the day when the Passover lamb was to be sacrificed, Jesus called to Peter & John and said, “Go and prepare the Passover meal for us that we may eat of it.”  In return they asked him, “Where would you like us to make preparations for […]

God’s Plan … (04/30/16)

Where the Work is … (04/30/16)

“We all came into being to become steadily flowing proclamations of Love in the face of fear, Justice in the face of corruption, and Compassion in the face of callousness … As such, wherever Love & Justice & Compassion are not, THAT is where our Work can always be found.” ~ inspired by Ram Dass […]

To Gethsemane …

Then, after Jesus had spoken these words and they had all sung the Passover hymn, they departed, walking across the Kidron Valley towards the Mount of Olives, as was Jesus’ custom.  [Matthew 26:30, Mark 14:26, Luke 22:39 & John 18:1a]   While they were underway, Jesus turned to them and said, “Now the Son of […]

How, in the World? … (04/29/16)

In Gethsemane …

After they had arrived at their destination (a garden called Gethsemane) and entered there, Jesus said to his disciples, “Sit here while I go pray, and pray yourselves that you might not come into the time of trial.” [Matthew 26:36, Mark 14:32, Luke 22:40 & John 18:1b]  He then took with him Peter and James […]

Literal Immorality — literally … (04/28/16)

Jesus’ Inquisition & Peter’s 3 Denials …

On the way to taking Jesus to the home of the high priest (Caiaphas, who was the one who had advised the Jews that it was wise to have one person die for the people), the crowd stopped briefly at the house of Annas, Caiaphas father-in-law and the previous high priest.  [John 18:12-14]   Now […]

A gaggle of gaffes … (04/27/16)

Pilate’s Cross-examination …

Shortly after arriving at Pilate’s headquarters (but not entering that place, as otherwise they would be ritually unclean and not be able to partake of the Passover meal), Pilate came out to them and said, “What accusation do you bring against this man?” And they answered, “If this man were not a criminal, we would […]

A most inconvenient Truth … (04/26/16)