Daily Reflections

Maundy Thursday

by Beth Richardson on April 17, 2014 · 0 comments

Resurrection

Thursday, April 17. Maundy Thursday. Read the prayer for Maundy Thursday. Which of the responses best describes your reaction to the thought of participating in a footwashing service? Download the digital issue of “Priorities” today.

Share your experiences.

Words from The Word: When Christ, who is your life, is revealed, then you also will be revealed with him in glory.
- Colossians 3:4, CEB

Lectionary Texts:
Holy Week Lectionary Scriptures

Audio Lectio: Pray the scripture with us: John 19:38-42, Jesus’ body is buried. And Matthew 28:1-10, Resurrection of the Lord.

Spiritual Tools: This week the Alive Now community joins together in praying Lenten Prayers.

Art Credit: Angelico, fra, ca. 1400-1455. Noli Me Tangere – “Do not hold me.”, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. Original source: http://www.yorckproject.de


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