Meditations on the Cross: The Dividing of the Garments

Meditations on the Cross: The Dividing of the Garments

As we approach Easter, we are taking a close look at Matthew 27:31-44 each week – asking the Spirit to lead us in noticing what we may have missed about how Jesus experiences the cross. This week, Father John explores the dividing up of Jesus’ clothing – specifically the tunic that is mentioned elsewhere in the Gospels accounts as having miraculous powers. What did the Roman soldier who won it feel like when he put it on for the first time? What does it mean to be “clothed in Christ,” as we are invited to consider in Paul’s thinking?

2019-04-01T16:08:07+00:00 April 1st, 2019|Podcast, Sermons|