Father Bob’s Palm Sunday homily…
These lines were adapted from what I wrote during my silent retreat this winter. I thought they would be appropriate to share on Passion Sunday since each of the sorrowful mysteries of the rosary are included in the Passion account.
Palm Sunday B
The Sorrowful Mysteries
The Sunday of the Passion of the Lord
A somber painting of ultimate love
And yet it is so often in those sober moments of reflection we know we are loved
For coming through the crucible everything is purified
From the cross, everything is loved.
The Agony in the Garden
Your agony is the proof that you loved your humanity and did not despise its burden
Your agony is proof that you loved us and did not despise our burden
In a garden too alone, with sleeping disciples you cried for what was lost
In a garden not alone but with your Father, you…
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