Monthly Archives: March 2013

Saturday of Holy Week 2013

Welcome to Holy Saturday! Well, we’re almost there can you believe it? So what happened today in the very first Holy Week? Well, I’m about to share with you. I will tell you that I learned a little bit new … Continue reading

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Friday of Holy Week 2013

Today is Good Friday — the second most popular (in my opinion) day that non-Catholics/Christians recognize or know about during Holy Week. Today Jesus was tried, sentenced, and died on the cross. I’m not going to elaborate much on this … Continue reading

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Thursday of Holy Week 2013

Holy Thursday is probably one of the most widely known even to non-Christians second only to Good Friday, which I’ll get to tomorrow. Thursday was the last Passover that Jesus’ Disciples shared and it also was not the same one … Continue reading

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Wednesday of Holy Week 2013

For some reason, Wednesday is strangely quiet. I suppose one could say that is because it was a day of preparation and a day of spying. Let me elaborate a bit for those who don’t know or understand. Jesus and … Continue reading

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Tuesday of Holy Week 2013

Quick note: Sorry I didn’t post this yesterday, but I had a migraine and couldn’t stand to look at any light (even light from my laptop no matter how dim I made it), so I’ll post this now and a … Continue reading

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Monday of Holy Week 2013

For the first time ever, I’ve decided to trace Jesus’ footsteps throughout ALL of Holy Week (not just the Triduum). Today is Monday of Holy Week (and Passover for all my Jewish brothers and sisters — Happy Passover!) and commemorates … Continue reading

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Passion Sunday 2013

In the off-chance you didn’t know it, today has been Passion or Palm Sunday. I don’t know about you, but if you’re like most of us you’d love to be “where palm trees sway” (“Mele Kalikimaka”, Bing Crosby & The … Continue reading

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Papa Tony

I don’t often talk about my paternal grandpa (Papa Tony) — Anthony Frank Smigin, Sr. but I think tonight I’ll make an exception. I don’t know why, after all these years, today I feel the need to speak about him … Continue reading

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Three Sixteen

For God so loved the world that He sent His only Son, that whosoever believes in Him might not perish, but have everlasting life! John 3:16 Today in America the date is 3-16-2013 and that had me thinking; today is … Continue reading

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Surprise Run-In with an Old Friend

After a long, stressful day, it was decided we would go out for dinner tonight. Since it’s Friday (and Lent) we agreed to go to Long John Silvers. That’s fine with all of us as we don’t usually like much … Continue reading

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