Le radici protestanti dei Testimoni di Geova, che oggi contano circa otto milioni di fedeli in tutto il mondo, impongono l’uso della Bibbia come unica fonte autorevole della teologia. Ma
The Seven Last Words of Christ refers to the final seven phrases taken from the combined accounts of the four Gospels that Our Lord uttered as He is dying on the Cross.
In one of his Holy Week reflections, Pope Francis said that “the Passion of Jesus Christ is a lesson in history where we sympathize with Christ for the sufferings he went through before he died. We find it hard to believe how people can be so cruel as to inflict the most severe form of pain on a man who we know was innocent. For Christians, the Passion should be more than a history lesson. It should become a life lesson, teaching us how to stand up for truth and justice.”
This Good Friday, 15 April (12 noon Philippine Time), the priests and brothers of the Society of Saint Paul Philippine- Macau Province invites us to recall and meditate with them on the seven last words of the Lord dying on the Cross.
To participate in the celebration, here’s the link.
For those interested in participating in the celebration of the Paschal Triduum online, here are the schedules of the celebrations in the Sanctuary of Saint Paul this coming Holy Week broadcasted live via the Facebook page and Youtube channel of Sambuhay TV Mass.
Perché nel secondo capitolo di Atti degli apostoli leggiamo: “Mentre stava compiendosi il giorno della Pentecoste…”? E’ semplicemente un’anticipazione del nome della festa che da lì a poco sarebbe nata