One of my favorite feasts of the liturgical year is the Exaltation of the Holy Cross. It draws me back to Good Friday but in the light of Easter Sunday. that which was meant for death and despair has become our joy and hope. In a world that exalts a life free of care and suffering, this feast reminds us that the cross can bring sweetness when a situation is so sour.
The following is a meditation was written last year by Brother John M. Samaha, S.M. at St. Jude Maronite Church in Murray, Utah on the occasion of the Feast of the Triumph of the Cross ~ September 14. Enjoy!«Continue Reading»