Holy Week

Foot washing

Holy Thursday: He Was Who He Was

Last summer, when I was a counselor at a Catholic summer camp, my fellow counselors and I held a foot washing service on the second night of session.  All of upper middle quad (cabins 8, 9, and 10) piled into cabin nine, numbering about three dozen campers in total.  We read them the same scripture […]


Lessons from St. John

You know those Gospels, Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John? Yeah, that John, also known as St. John the Apostle, the Evangelist, and the Beloved–he was a major player in the Gospels, but especially during Christ’s Passion, when he was the only apostle still with Jesus at the Crucifixion. During this Holy Week, we can learn […]

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