Garden of Gethsemane

Woman writing in journal

On Fear

Reflect Jesus talked a great deal about fear. Knowing our human condition, he knew how sneaky fear can be, burrowing into our psyches and spirits in ways we can’t always see. He saw that many of us live in fear, ...
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Jesus and his passion

Jesus, the Passion, and the Garden of Gethsemane

We speak of one section of the Gospels, that which narrates Jesus’s life from the Last Supper until his death and burial, as chronicling his “passion.”
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The Loneliness of Gethsemane

Truth finds us in different ways. Sometimes we learn what something means not in a classroom, but in a hospital. Several years ago, I was visiting a man dying of cancer in a hospital room. He was dying well, though ...
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Jesus praying in the garden

Lessons from Jesus’ Agony in the Garden

Like us, Jesus could be besieged by his emotions. But his example shows us that God is there to comfort and support us.
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