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Maundy Thursday

Notre Dame
Stat crux dum volvitur orbis – The cross stands while the world turns

Notre Dame cross of fire
The Cross and Fire this Holy Week

Fr Jean Marc Fournier
Fr Jean-Marc Fournier – who helped victims in the 2015 terrorist attack – insisted he join firefighters in the burning cathedral to form a human chain to save the Blessed Sacrament and revered Christian relics.

Further Maundy Thursday/Holy Thursday reflections might start here, examining the care we need to take with the use of the word “Jews” and the issue of “Christian Seders”.

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image source: PHILIPPE WOJAZER/AP; Police drone photo

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