As we continue through Lent towards Holy Week, Good Friday and Holy Saturday we are asked not to rush, not to start preparations for the resurrection, but to wait, to understand our own powerlessness. On International Women’s Day, we begin to listen to the voices of women who, on Holy Saturday, are doing just that. They are women of God, who have been present in Jesus’s life; women whose stories are often told but not always heard; strong women, loving women who, even though they do not fully understand what is happening, are waiting, waiting for God to act.
To listen to the womens' stories visit our soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/jesuitsinbritain
Music used: Mazurka in G minor Op 67 No 2. By Chopin, arranged by Chad Lawson for piano, violin and cello0, from 'The Chopin Variations'.
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