Not Alone: Maundy Thursday and the Building of Intimacy
a Sermon for Maundy ThursdayThe Cup
Text: John 13:1-17, 31b-35
This year, it was helpful for me to remember that we have developed a different way of marking days from Jesus’s time and place. Then, the day began at dusk. So this, Jesus’s final day, has begun. He gathers His friends for dinner, for a final teaching. Small. Subtle.
In the version of the story we receive from the gospel we call…