Prayer – Come, Holy Spirit. Reveal the glory you have prepared.
Imagination – (Picture James and John seeking favors from Jesus.)
Context: Jesus has just told the apostles about his future sufferings. James and John, however, are only interested in their own glory. Jesus talks about the “cup”, which means both the cup of his suffering and the Eucharistic cup celebrated in Mark’s church. Before gaining any glory, Jesus must drink this cup of suffering. Continue reading →