Blog Posts - Holy Week



A Walk Through Holy Week - Post #5

After readying himself through prayer and receiving the blessing of spiritual strength from the LORD, Jesus hears muffled sounds in the distance and looks to see the dim light of the torches. As expected, the arrest party has secretly come in the cov...
by Pillars on Apr 18, 2014

South Korea ferry sinking on the same day as Titanic tragedy 102 years ago

The South Korea ferry sinking last Wednesday, April 16, is being associated with a similar disaster over a hundred years ago, the 1912 Titanic sinking which claimed at least 1,500 lives. The latest...
by Mykiru Isyusero on Apr 18, 2014

Benedict XVI on the Existential Side of the Cross

On Good Friday, I thought this quote from the Pope Emeritus’ book was fitting: In all that we have said so far, it is clear that not only has a theological interpretation of the Cross has been given, together with an interpretation, based on t...
by The Church of Jesus Christ on Apr 18, 2014

A Soulful Walk: Catholic Traditions during Maundy Thursday

Let's first take a rest from traveling and looking for food stops. It is but timely to post about what Catholics do during this important time of the year in the Catholic Calendar. Being a Catholic, I also observe these common traditions; thus, h...

A Maundy Thursday Prayer

I can feel your broken heart, O Lord, as you watched the fingers reach for food in your final Earthly meal with your disciples. You saw the gulf between them and you. Some banally argued over rank and prestige while one tabulated his silver reward.
by The Alternative Mainstream on Apr 17, 2014

Holy Week 2014

I don't even know why I'm posting this here... Or why on earth am I blogging when there really isn't anything to blog about. As a matter of fact, I've been having this I-do-not-want-to-blog-anymore sort of thoughts.But we first have to criticize Watt...
by Anjhelikah's Blog on Apr 17, 2014

A Walk Through Holy Week - Post #4

"And being in an agony he prayed more earnestly; and his sweat became like great drops of blood falling down to the ground." | Luke 22:44Matthew's and Mark's gospels say that Jesus went off three separate times to pray alone. Before he left, he asked...
by Pillars on Apr 17, 2014

An Alabaster Jar

There were many who followed along behind him, children, women, men. There was around him an air of peace, and …Continue reading →...

An Alabaster Jar

There were many who followed along behind him, children, women, men. There was around him an air of peace, and …Continue reading →...

Mall hours for Holy Week 2014

Mall hours for Holy Week 2014 Most malls in the country are set to close for two days to commemorate Maundy Thursday and Good Friday.Regular mall operations will resume on Black Saturday.Below is a list of mall schedules for Holy Week 2014:ALABANG TO...
by Jen's Online Services on Apr 16, 2014

A Walk Through Holy Week - Post #3

Today is "Holy Wednesday" also knows as "Spy Wednesday" by many, because the dark and secret plot to kill Jesus is starting to take shape. Yesterday, the chief priests, scribes, and elders were humiliated by Jesus, who compared them to wicked tenants...
by Pillars on Apr 16, 2014

A Walk Through Holy Week - Post #2

As Jesus and his disciples made their way back to the temple in Jerusalem on Holy Tuesday, they passed the fig tree he had cursed the day before. Peter noticed that this fig tree was withered and mentioned it to Jesus. Jesus took the opportunity to s...
by Pillars on Apr 15, 2014

Monday . . . . . . . . . . יום שני . . . . . . . . . . (Yom Had)

Before posting my Monday poem (a day late, again!), take the time to listen to and watch this beautiful video! …Continue reading →...

Holy Week 2014 Schedule of Major Malls & Supermarkets

During Holy Week, almost all malls are closed on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday, and then regular mall hours resume on Black Saturday and Easter Sunday.  But some malls and supermarkets have different Holy Week Schedule, here are some of them...Rea...
by Manila Shopper on Apr 15, 2014

Monday . . . . . . . . . . יום שני . . . . . . . . . . (Yom Had)

Before posting my Monday poem (a day late, again!), take the time to listen to and watch this beautiful video! …Continue reading →...

Summer Fun at the 2014 Globe Adventure!

Heading to Boracay for the Holy Week? Then be sure to check out Globe's fun summer activities while you're there!This week, Globe Telecom will be launching the 2014 Globe Adventure on Boracay Island. This exciting and fun-filled race-like activity ha...
by The Rebel Sweetheart on Apr 15, 2014

I Thirst

 This past Sunday was Palm Sunday, a remembrance of Jesus’ final entrance into Jerusalem and the start of Holy Week. While we are just at the beginning, my mind wanders a few days from now, to the anniversary of the last words of Jesus as he h...
by Choose to Trust on Apr 15, 2014

A Walk Through Holy Week - Post #1

Reflecting on Palm Sunday and today (Holy Monday) I can't help but think about how quickly shouts of praise turned to shouts of "crucify him!". But why the change of heart? How can a people rejoice at the coming of their King on Sunday, and within da...
by Pillars on Apr 14, 2014

Our Lord encourages worldwide Reconciliation and Harmony: How about you?

The Spirit of Truth is always reaching out to you because the Spirit of Deceit is never far behind. Small but powerful truths are a godsend. They are commonsense facts people must learn as children through adolescence, and adulthood. Scripture is tru...
by His Truth in Living Words on Apr 14, 2014

Holy Week – Trust and Freedom

Rejoice, O people of Zion!     Shout in triumph, O people of Jerusalem! Look, your king is coming to you.     He is righteous and victorious, yet He is humble, riding on a donkey—     riding on a donkey’s colt. Zechariah 9:9 Yesterday...
by Counting My Blessings on Apr 14, 2014


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