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The Fifth Station: Simon of Cyrene Helps Jesus to Carry the Cross

For the last fourteen days of Lent, I’m posting one Station of the Cross per day, taken from Pope John Paul II’s 2003 Good Friday meditations, and Pope Benedict’s 2005 Good Friday meditations, both delivered at the Colosseum. FIFTH STATION: SIMON OF CYRENE HELPS JESUS TO CARRY THE CROSS V. Adoramus te, Christe, et benedicimus […]

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Daily Lenten Poems

An Anglican friend, Bryan Wandel, has put together a great collection of 40 short Lenten poems for each day of Lent. So far, he’s featured gems from John Donne, George Herbert, and the like.  For example, on Ash Wednesday, he fittingly chose this excerpt from “Ash Wednesday,” by John Keble: John Keble (1860) … Let us […]

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