reflection for Good Friday

The Last Week of Jesus’ Life

by Melannie Svoboda SND on March 30, 2015

What did Jesus do the last week of his life? As we know, the gospels are not a diary of Jesus’ life. So we can’t say for certain what he did on each day leading up to Good Friday. But by piecing together the four gospels, we can come up with a possible scenario. His […]

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Remember His Pain, Yes, but Remember His Love Even More

by Melannie Svoboda SND on April 14, 2014

As Christians, we know at least three things about pain and suffering. First, we know Jesus did not remove pain and suffering from the world. Although he healed many individuals during his public ministry, he actually did not make much of a dent in the massive human suffering that swirled around him. Secondly, as Christians […]

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