LORD JESUS CHRIST, KING OF THE UNIVERSE -C-
2 Samuel 5: 1-3; Psalm 122; Colossians 1: 12-20; Luke 23: 35-43
Jude Siciliano, OP
reflections on the Sunday scripture readings designed for persons on the run.
“Faith Book” is also brief enough to be posted in the Sunday parish
bulletins people take home.
From today’s Gospel reading:
The rulers sneered at Jesus and said,
“He saved others, let him save himself
if he is the chosen one, the Christ of God....”
Above Jesus there was an inscription that read,
“This is the King of the Jews.”
Jesus, the king, is showing us a power from the cross in contrast to what the
world reckons as power and rule. His power is not exerted by force over us, but
by inviting us to become one with him. He is offering himself to us in a
relationship that is strong, even when it appears weak.
we ask ourselves:
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