Do not hurry by the cross on your way to Easter joy, for we know the risen Lord only through Christ and him crucified.
Richard John Neuhaus
Death on a Friday Afternoon: Meditations on the Last Words of Jesus from the Cross
“Truly, I say to you, today you will be with me in paradise.”
“Woman, behold your son. Son, behold your mother.”
“My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?”
“It is finished.”
“Father, into your hands I commend my spirit.”