of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
Author: <span>Jill Metz</span>

Author: Jill Metz

WEEK THIRTY THREE – THURSDAY – NOVEMBER 19, 2020 JESUS’ LAMENT OVER JERUSALEM (LK 19:41-44)

Prayer: O Jesus, let me know the time of your visitation. Imagination: (Picture Jesus weeping over Jerusalem.) Context: As Jesus comes close to Jerusalem, he suddenly stops and weeps. He knows the future destruction of this city and describes it clearly. He pinpoints the cause of the failure. They did …

WEEK THIRTY THREE – WEDNESDAY – NOVEMBER 18, 2020 THE SERVANTS ENTRUSTED WITH MONEY (LK 19:11-28)

Prayer: O Jesus, make me your faithful servant to whom you can entrust your blessings. Imagination: (Picture Jesus teaching his disciples.) Context Jesus tells this parable to the disciples because they falsely believe that the reign of God is about to appear. The parable stresses the personal initiative of the …

WEEK THIRTY THREE – TUESDAY – NOVEMBER 17, 2020 THE MAN UP IN THE TREE (LK 19:1-10)

Prayer: O Jesus, come and stay in my house this day. Imagination: (Picture Jesus finding Zaccheus in a tree.) Context: Zaccheus is the second wealthy man to receive an invitation from Jesus. He accepts the gift and uses his wealth to restore justice. This story highlights Jesus as the saviour …