Eastertide

by Ciel Tagaza If there is one predominant emotion associated with Easter, it is joy. Immersing ourselves in the sorrowful stages of Jesus’ passion and death during Holy Week, we Christians welcomed the dawn of Easter with emotional transformation, from … Continue reading

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The Beauty of the Cross

by Ciel Tagaza Good Friday, the day the Church celebrates the Lord’s Passion and veneration of the Cross is done by the faithful. “How beautiful it is to stand before the Crucifix, simply to be under the Lord’s gaze, so … Continue reading

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Celebrating Holy Week

by Ciel Tagaza Lent is a spiritual journey, “a climb to the holy mountain of Easter”. We’ve spent the past Lenten weeks discarding unnecessary load – the weight of our sins and our attachments – to make our ascent and … Continue reading

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Way of the Cross

by Ciel Tagaza Lent is an opportune time to meditate on the Lord’s Passion. We contemplate the Way of the Cross as it reaches its summit in Calvary. The Way (or Stations) of the Cross is one of the most … Continue reading

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