Category Archives: Lent & Holy Week

COCU29A.Good Friday.30March2018

Year B readings (2018) Isaiah 52:13 – 53:12 Psalm 22 Hebrews 10:16-25 John 18:1 – 19:42 Year A readings (2017) Isaiah 52:13 – 53:12 Psalm 22 Hebrews 10:16-25   Bill Loader commentary John 18:1 – 19:42 Bill Loader commentary on the Gospel Bill … Continue reading

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COCU28A.Maundy Thursday.13April2017

Readings Exodus 12:1-4, (5-10), 11-14 Psalm 116:1-4, 12-19 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 John 13:1-17, 31b-35 Tonight is a night of darkness – for Maudy Thursday Tonight is a night of darkness. We gather it together like gauze and wrap our souls … Continue reading

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COCU18B.Ash Wednesday.14Feb2018

Valentine’s Day/Ash Wednesday in 2018 On the surface, the confluence of Valentines and ashes seems to produce an odd and uncomfortable couple, but it’s fitting to have one day of celebrating love in all its forms while also recognizing our … Continue reading

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