Holy Week

Holy Week is the most significant period of time in all of history. During this single week, all of mankind was freed from the cold chains of death and enabled to overcome all things, including sin. During this week, we learn more of the Savior and of His true attributes than during any other period of His life. Though He was born of miraculous circumstances, though He healed the sick and raised the dead, yet no other event in His life stands in comparison to His atoning sacrifice that he performed during this week of weeks. Below are several of my blog posts relating to this Holy Week.

Pre-Holy Week Events
Ash Wednesday - A Time of Preparation for Easter
What is Lent? The Lenton season, and why it matters
Holy Week Study Resources - Recommended books to study
Events of Holy Week - A detailed timeline
The Raising of Lazarus - Instilling in us a true hope

Palm Sunday
Palm Sunday - The entrance of the Passover Lamb
▪ Triumphal Entry - Seeking the true Messiah
Palm Sunday - Our own acceptance of the Savior

Monday to Wednesday
Cleansing of the Temple - Leaven, corruption, & the Temple
Jesus cleanses the Temple - The Christlike attribute of reproof
A Fruitless Tree - Will we likewise be fruitless?
The Two Anointings by Women - The significance of days

Maundy Thursday: Last Supper (Last 24 Hours timeline)
Last Supper & the Passover Feast - The sacrament and Passover
Setting of the Last Supper - A possible seating arrangement
The Last Supper - Significance of the final Passover
Sacrament & the Atonement - Insights into the Sacrament

Maundy Thursday: Gethsemane and Trials
Gethsemane - The atonement of Jesus Christ
Olive Press - Significance of Gethsemane & the olive press
Mighty Prayer - The powerful lessons from Jesus' prayer
The True Lamb of God - Christ is judged before the High Priest

Good Friday
His Blood Be Upon Us - The irony of the people's statement
Whom Will You Have Me Release - Jesus & Jesus Barabbas
What was Crucifixion like - What we know about crucifixion
Take Up Your Cross - Let us each take our cross and follow
Titulus Crucis: The King of the Jews - The title on the cross
He Died For Me - A song I wrote about the Savior's death

Black Saturday
Day of Agony - Our own days of despair and darkness

Resurrection Sunday
Mary Magdalene - The First Witness of the resurrection
▪ The Empty Tomb - The miracle of the resurrection
He Has Risen - The true Passover Lamb died and lives again
Our Road to Emmaus - Will we recognize Him on our road?