04/11/20 - NNHS Newsletter - Holy Saturday
“I am the man that hath seen affliction by the rod of his wrath. He hath led me, and brought me into darkness, but not into light. Surely against me is he turned; he turneth his hand against me all the day. My flesh and my skin hath he made old; he hath broken my bones. He hath builded against me, and compassed me with gall and travail. He hath set me in dark places, as they that be dead of old. He hath hedged me about, that I cannot get out: he hath made my chain heavy. Also when I cry and shout, he shutteth out my prayer. He hath inclosed my ways with hewn stone, he hath made my paths crooked.”
- Lamentations 3: 1-9 (KJV)
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
We're getting better at celebrating this day here together every year...
BONUS - Palestrina's Lamentations
Many Christians in the United States observe Holy Saturday, which falls between Good Friday and Easter Sunday. It commemorates the day when Jesus Christ lay in the tomb after his death, according to the Christian bible. It is also known as Easter Eve and is the last day of Lent.
From Norm Covert ('61) of MD -
04/10/20, @ 6:51 PM - "
('57) of MD":
Thank you, Norm,
we're still praying!
Thank you for the update. Give Harry our love!
A full day in
service to Brother Harry. His release from hospital was an ordeal due to
delays I won’t specify. I had to get a jump start on the Murano. Harry’s
Xray showed an abscess - like he needs that too, a tooth extraction
scheduled Monday. Dr. Harvey Levy’s team with Dr. Patel was marvelous,
gentle, understanding. Meds were a fiscal challenge, got him home,
Nicholas my chauffeur, lived with the delays, I got Harry situated, bed
and room squared away, meds taken and tuna on Italian bread with
pickles, sent him to sleep. Will see him in the morning unless something
WOW! Thank you, Norm, we're still praying! Thank you for the update. Give Harry our love!
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
17 - David Jones ('57);!
|THIS DAY IN WWII:
April 11, 1941 - Germany bombers blitzed Coventry, England.
April 11, 1961 - Israel began the trial of Adolf Eichmann, accused of World War II war crimes, in Jerusalem.
April 11, 1985 - The White House announced that President Reagan would visit the Nazi cemetery at Bitbur.
THIS DAY IN 1970:
|April 11, 1970 -
Apollo 13 was launched.
April 11, 1970 - Actress Cathy O'Donnell (b. Ann Steely on 06 July 1923 in Siluria, Shelby County, Alabama) died at the age of 46 in Los Angeles, California of a cancer-related cerebral hemorrhage following a long illness.
April 11, 1970 - Novelist and short story writer John O'Hara (b. John Henry O'Hara on 31 Jan 1905 in Pottsville, Pennsylvania) died in Princeton, New Jersey from cardiovascular disease at the age of 65.
From My Friend, Susan, of NC - 04/10/15:
dictate our priorities, priorities, shape our choices and choices
determine our actions.”
Dallin H. Oaks
Thanks so much, Susan!
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 04/11/18:
|Thank you, Joan!|
From Drusilla West Groce ('56) of VA AND From Joyce Lawrence Cahoon ('65) of VA - 04/10/20:
|BRILLIANT! Thank you, Dru and Joyce!|
From My Friend, Mariel, of NC - 04/10/15 - "No Problem?":
|A Case Against The Phrase
Thanks very much, Mariel! This is a pet peeve of mine, too - for the very reason expressed here!
From Karen Brown Sale ('68) of VA - 04/10/20:
|“Start three bars
From My Niece, Shari, of VA - 03/19/20, 4:22 AM - "Beautiful Peacocks" (#11 in a Series of 15):
Here are some beautiful sights, especially for those feeling trapped and or isolated.
OOH, GORGEOUS! Thank you, Shari!
BONUS EASTER EVE CRAFT / CROCHET IDEA:
BONUS HOLY SATURDAY RECIPES:
|Holy Saturday Recipes|
From http://www.ajokeaday.com - 04/19/17:
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 04/11/20
http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11
Love to all, Carol
Carol Buckley Harty
7020 Lure Court
Fayetteville, NC 28311-9309
THREE WAYS TO DONATE:
2.Go to www.PayPal.com, log in, select "Send Money (Services) to firstname.lastname@example.org; or
3. Just mail it directly to my home. Thanks!
http://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/ - 04/21/14
- Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina(c. 1525 – 02 Feb 1594)
Stained Glass Window Image courtesy of
Easter Egg Divider Line clip art courtesy of www.hellasmultimdia.com - 04/21/14
Army Seal clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 05/24/06 (still
Replaced by Norm Covert ('61) of MD - 02/09/09
Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty
('65) of VA - 08/31/05
Thanks, Sarah Sugah!
Bright Idea clip art (designed by Heather) courtesy of http://www.clker.com/clipart-brightidea-2.html - 10/30/12
John Marshall High School's Justice Scale clip art courtesy of
Cheryl White Wilson (JMHS - '64) of VA - 10/13/05 (replaced 02/23/09)
Jeffrey Holman's Image "A Drop in the Bucket" courtesy of https://tearsfromalonelygod.wordpress.com/2009/10/08/a-drop-in-the-bucket - 05/23/16
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