St. John's Blog
It’s Palm Sunday -Passion Sunday. The day on which we celebrate both Jesus’s triumphal entry into Jerusalem and his sham trial and death. It was religious. It was cultural. It was political. The beginning of Holy Week - when we try to enter in -as best we can - to the events surrounding Jesus’s death and resurrection.
This Advent season, we have gone from using purple paraments (the altar and pulpit hangings, vestments, Advent candles, etc.) to using blue paraments (a new stole and Advent candles). Why the change in color?