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Good Friday - 3 April 2015

Good Friday - 3 April 2015

  1. Were you there when they crucified my Lord? Oh were you there when they crucified my Lord?
    (Oh, sometimes it causes me to tremble) Tremble. Were you there when they crucified my Lord?

 

  1. Pope Francis speaks of murder: “The person who gossips is a terrorist who drops a bomb, destroys, and they are outside …they destroy others.”…Yes, we were there when they crucified Our Lord.

 

  1. St James warns the community: What causes quarrels and what causes fights among you? Is it not this that your passions are at war within you? You desire and do not have, so you murder. So also the tongue is a small member, yet it boasts of great things. How great a forest is set ablaze by such a small fire! …Yes, we were there when they crucified Our Lord.

 

  1. St John warns us: Whoever says “I know him” but does not keep his commandments is a liar, and the truth is not in him. …Yes, we were there when they crucified Our Lord.

 

  1. St Mathew does not spare us: “You brood of vipers! How can you speak good, when you are evil? For out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks. The good person out of his good treasure brings forth good, and the evil person out of his evil treasure brings forth evil. I tell you, on the Day of Judgment people will give account for every careless word they speak, for by your words you will be justified, and by your words you will be condemned.” …Yes, we were there when they crucified Our Lord.

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