A Blessed Triduum to you all!

Post date: Apr 6, 2012 9:01:43 PM

Two things struck me today during Good Friday services.

The first was the Psalm:

But my trust is in you, O Lord;

I say, "You are my God.

In your hands is my destiny; rescue me

from the clutches of my enemies and my


Verse before the Gospel today:

Christ became obedient to the point of death,

even death on a cross.

Because of this, God greatly exalted Him

and bestowed on Him the name which is above

every other name.

That we all should be so obedient and trusting in His word.

A Blessed Triduum to you all!


The Triduum is the period of three days that begins with the liturgy on the evening of Maundy Thursdayand ends withevening prayer on Easter Sunday. During this three-day period we recall the passion, death, burial, andresurrection of Jesus.