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triduum

(ˈtrɪdjʊəm; ˈtraɪ-)
n
(Roman Catholic Church) RC Church a period of three days for prayer before a feast
[C19: Latin, perhaps from triduum spatium a space of three days]
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The Mass of the Lord's Supper initiates the Easter Triduum, the three days of Friday, Saturday and Sunday that commemorate the Passion, Death and Resurrection of Jesus.
They have no place to pray, or celebrate the Easter Triduum. We all pray that God may give them courage and keep them steadfast in the face of persecution."
From Good Friday to Easter Sunday the Church celebrates the Easter Triduum of Christ's passion and death, burial and resurrection.
My talk focused on 'beloved.' I framed the reflections within three points: the Year of the Youth, the Great Easter Triduum, and Mission, with beloved as overarching theme.
"Rediscover again the gift of baptism so that when we enter the days of the Easter triduum, we will be renewed in faith and in ourselves.
CBCP president Davao Archbishop Romulo Valles said Palm Sunday is a time for Catholics to rediscover the gift of their baptism during thespecial days of the Easter Triduum or recalling and praying about the passion and death of Jesus and his resurrection.
The season of Lent launches us in a 40-day journey to the summit of the Easter Triduum of the passion, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Each day has its own particular theme until we reach the climax of the liturgical year in the three-day liturgy we call the Easter triduum. Today's celebration, commonly called Palm Sunday invites us to contemplate Jesus' last week on Earth, anticipating all that we will relive symbolically Thursday and Friday Our readings from the Gospel of Mark begin with the crowds' exuberant but shallow adulation and end with Jesus' death on the cross.
3 The three days from Good Friday to Easter Sunday are known as the Easter Triduum. Christians believe Jesus was crucified on Good Friday and rose from the dead on Easter Sunday.
Its foundation sums up the entirety of the Easter Triduum. All is contained and summed up in the Eucharist.
* A ministry of the Religious of Jesus and Mary, Bethany Spirituality Center, Highland Mills, NY, offers comfortable, private accommodations in the Hudson Valley for the following: Easter Triduum Retreat with RJM community, April 21-24; "At Sea with God," guided retreat with Margaret Silf, June 17-24; Directed Retreat, July 1-9 and 15-23; Pathless Yoga Retreat, with Joan Ruvinsky, July 27-31; Silence and Awareness Retreat, with Mary Jo Meadow, OCDS, August 6-14; Retiro Predicado para Religiosas, with Rev.