Good Friday

Articles

March 29, 2018

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry carries the cross while he and other pilgrims walk the Via Dolorosa in Jerusalem on Good Friday. Photo: Ben Gray/ Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land

[Episcopal News Service – Jerusalem] The cold early-morning...

March 27, 2018

Throughout Holy Week, the Office of Communications will go inside one Episcopal congregation to livestream daily services, thereby bringing Holy Week and its reverence to computers, business, and homes for personal meditation and group reflection.

The services will originate from St....

April 19, 2011

On this Good Friday when we hear Jesus' dying words, "I thirst," we hear a painful last plea of human desire. As Jesus cried out from his anguish on the cross, we are reminded about the human vulnerability of a 33-year-old man, hanging by the nails that ripped his flesh. His desire was for...