Easter, future hope, Holy Week, life and death, Pieta, Sadness
During Holy Saturday, between the crucifixion and the resurrection, a time of disappointment, waiting, uncertainty, sadness…. I am reminded of what to do with this “weight of sorrow,” these tears: bring them to Jesus …
- See him kneeling in the garden, overwhelmed with sorrow, in anguished prayer and sweating drops of blood.
- See him enduring the cruelest injustice, ridicule, and inflicted pain.
- See him hanging on the cross agonizing, bleeding, and dying, because of my sins. … read more (What to do with sorrow)