Jesus in Gesthemane Tag

When the Zen scholar Daisetz (D.T.) Suzuki was asked what it was like to have satori, he said: "Well, it's like ordinary, everyday experience, except about two inches off the ground." This kind of experience isn't something we usually associate with Jesus of Nazareth, a prophet with his feet firmly rooted to the ground on which we walk, and who we like...

It was now two days before the festival of the Passover and the unleavened bread. The chief priests and teachers of the law were looking for an opportunity to arrest Jesus by stealth and put him to death; 2 For they said: "Not during the festival, for fear of a riot." 3 When Jesus was still at Bethany, in the house of Simon the...