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Lent 2020 Thursday 9 April

JOHN 13:1-15

Today I have selected for you a very interesting link. Once again one of my favourite websites: Sacredspace. Follow this link to an interactive meditation experience. It is a really worthwhile visit.

https://www.sacredspace.ie/daily-prayer/2020-04-09

1Now before the feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart out of this world to the Father, having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end. 2And during supper, when the devil had already put it into the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon’s son, to betray him, 3Jesus, knowing that the Father had given all things into his hands, and that he had come from God and was going to God, 4rose from supper, laid aside his garments, and girded himself with a towel. 5Then he poured water into a basin, and began to wash the disciples’ feet, and to wipe them with the towel with which he was girded. 6He came to Simon Peter; and Peter said to him, “Lord, do you wash my feet?” 7Jesus answered him, “What I am doing you do not know now, but afterward you will understand.” 8Peter said to him, “You shall never wash my feet.” Jesus answered him, “If I do not wash you, you have no part in me.” 9Simon Peter said to him, “Lord, not my feet only but also my hands and my head!” 10Jesus said to him, “He who has bathed does not need to wash, except for his feet, but he is clean all over; and you are clean, but not every one of you.” 11For he knew who was to betray him; that was why he said, “You are not all clean.” 12When he had washed their feet, and taken his garments, and resumed his place, he said to them, “Do you know what I have done to you? 13You call me Teacher and Lord; and you are right, for so I am. 14If I then, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also ought to wash one another’s feet. 15For I have given you an example, that you also should do as I have done to you.

Visit this link for an interactive prayer experience.

https://www.sacredspace.ie/daily-prayer/2020-04-09

One comment on “Lent 2020 Thursday 9 April

michael

This is really inspiring and spiritually fortifying. To realise how God loves us, His own, through the blood of Christ our Lord. The meditation has brought a great deal of consciousness within me that i should abandon myself in his hands, for we are nothing but a pencil in the hands of the creator and as such, God can. with us, make his will fulfilled graciously.

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