Maundy Thursday is holy and great Thursday that comes before the Easter Sunday. This is the day of the last supper of Jesus Christ with his disciples and bathing the feet. Even this is also celebrated in the Holy Week that ends the Lent and begins the Easter Triduum. This is the period of passion, Deat, and resurrection of Jesus is remembered. This year the Maundy Thursday is on Thursday, April 18, 2019. Jesus Christ bathes his disciple’s feet that they should love each other.
What is Holy Thursday or Maundy Thursday
This is the day where Jesus Christ is betrayed by Judas in the Gethsemane Garden. It is considered that on Holy Thursday two important things take place that is the last supper, washing the feet and Eucharist and the priesthood are instituted. On this day people offer the prayers to the Jesus Christ and remember him in the Gethsemane the garden of olive trees.
Maundy Thursday 2019 Quotes Wishes
There are quotes which will help to recall the day and send to your fellowships. These have the beautiful messages that will make you realize about Jesus Christ and its importance. Here are a few Quotes for you to share on this Holy Thursday.
- “The washing of the feet and the sacrament of the Eucharist: two expressions of one and the same mystery of love entrusted to the disciples, so that, Jesus says, as I have done… so also must you do”-Pope John Paul II
- “I hunger for the bread of God, the flesh of Jesus Christ …; I long to drink of his blood, the gift of unending love.” -St. Ignatius of Antioch
- “The best way to economize time is to ‘lose’ half an hour each day attending Holy Mass”-Frederic Ozanam
- “And now I give you a new commandment: love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another.”
- “It would be easier for the world to survive without the sun than to do so without the Holy Mass”— Saint Padre Pio
- “Earth’s saddest day and gladdest day were just three days apart!” -Susan Coolidge, author
Maundy Thursday Images Wallpapers
There are many ways to recall this day and wait for the next two days for the return of Jesus Christ. We have collected a few images to send among your people about Maundy Thursday. Here are a few images
Holy Thursday Wishes Messages
Send these Wishes on Holy Thursday day to remember and pray for the good of people and things Jesus Christ has done for us. Here are few wishes and text messages below for you
- “May on this Maundy Thursday we start it with
Fasting and Prayers so that we can bring
God’s mercy and forgiveness on all mankind
Let’s pray together.”
- “Happy Holy Thursday everybody…. remembers Jesus said on his last supper to love one another, as He has loved us…”
- “A perfect God demands a perfect justice
He cannot let us get away with sin.
We used God’s gift of our free will to trespass
So heaven’s gates were closed; we couldn’t get in”
- “Blesses Holy Thursday. For me, this is sadder than Good Friday. This is the time when Jesus offered himself as the lamb at the last supper.”
- “Jesus took bread, gave thanks, broke it, and gave it to them, saying, this is my body given for you; do this in remembrance of me. Happy Holy Thursday.”
Maundy Thursday Prayers Whatsapp Status
We all offer prayers at the church on this day with grief and sorrow. There is also happy that Christ will return in the next two days on Easter Sunday. There are prayers to offer to the Christ on this Day
- “Holy God, source and sovereign, you put all power and authority into the hands of Christ, who washes our feet in humble service. Teach us to love one another as Christ has loved us so that everyone will know that we are his disciples; through Jesus Christ our Lord we pray.”
- “How beautiful, O Lord, are the feet that proclaim the gospel. Make us ready to follow Christ: in word and action, in service and love, so that all the world may know the one we love and serve: Jesus Christ the Lord.”
- “When you look at the Crucifix, you understand how much Jesus loved you then. When you look at the Sacred Host you understand how much Jesus loves you now.”
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