Saturday, March 11, 2006

Meditation for March 11: The Crown of Thorns

See that blood-stained crown which our sins have woven for the brows of our King! Mark the gems that glisten and gleam in that regal diadem - precious gems, priceless jewels - the all­-saving blood of a God made man. No earthly king had ever worn a crown like this before! Never had such a coronet marked its wearer out for the homage of his fellow men!
Adapted from A Year's Thoughts
Collected from the Writings of Fr. William Doyle, S.J. (1922)

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