A Change of Plans

This morning’s gospel reading contains John’s account of the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem, the same story we heard yesterday on Palm Sunday. As Jesus entered Jerusalem, the people shouted, “Hosanna! Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord! Blessed is the King of Israel!” It’s interesting how devoted and…Read more »

Disturbing

I have nothing particularly profound to say today, and yet it is the most profound thing that I could possibly say. Let’s keep it about Jesus, shall we? The words in today’s gospel reading are meant to disturb us, I think; to disturb us into remembering why we are Christians and who is our life:…Read more »