The spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the Lord has anointed me…
Jesus has used these words to launch his ministry in Nazareth. It is truly appropriate to hear them on this day as Jesus comes into Jerusalem in such a dramatic way. He comes as the Lord’s anointed to us. Are we ready to accompany Him on the final steps in our Lenten journey this year?
We must each take this powerful, personal challenge to prayer on this day.