This is "Good Friday 2020" by Polish Jesuit Vyacheslav Okun, who is a professor of philosophy at the Jesuit Ignatian University in Krakow and also at the Vatican.
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XIV Jesus is laid in the tomb Here at the centre everything is still Before the stir and movement of our grief Which bears its pain with rhythm, ritual, Beautiful useless gestures of relief. So they anoint the skin that cannot feel Soothing his ruined flesh with tender care, Kissing the wounds they know they … Continue reading HERE AT THE CENTRE EVERYTHING IS STILL
https://youtu.be/t140nc6t18Y Chant from the lamentation service of Great and Holy Saturday of the Orthodox Church. "Every generation offers Thee its hymn of praise at Thy burial, O Christ. Look upon me and have mercy on me, according to the judgment of those who love Your name. The Arimathean took Thee down from the tree and … Continue reading HOLY SATURDAY