St. John Fisher Roman Catholic Church

30 Jones Hollow Road, Marlborough, CT 06447

Silent.

Jesus was silent from the moment he answered Pilate’s question: “Are you the king of the Jews?” with “You say so” to his one and only anguished cry on the cross: “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?”

Still, there was a lot of noise with accusations and with insults hurled against him, mocking him by misquoting his words.

And Jesus was silent --- even though the Lord God has given him a well-trained tongue.

Jesus was silent --- knowing that the Lord God was his help, knowing that he would not be put to shame.

When we are insulted, blamed for something we did not do, or verbally attacked, our first reaction is to defend ourselves.

Jesus was silent.

Palm/Passion Sunday, A17

 

Faith Formation Registration ~ 2018-2019

Faith Formation Classes, Grades 1-9 ~ Please register before May 31 (to avoid a late fee)

Registration forms are available HERE or at both of the church entrances.

Please place your completed forms in an envelope marked Faith Formation. Envelopes may be placed in the offertory basket, brought to the church office, or mailed.

Please email Theresa Brysgel at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions.

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