Easter’s Not Kids’ Stuff

Happy Easter! Happy, homebound, holy Easter to each and every one of you who are filling the pews of our virtual congregation this morning. Read the Whole Article at its Original...

The Relevance of the Resurrection

Christ’s glorified body tells us that the promise of eternal life which Jesus’s death and resurrection has opened up for us results not in obliteration […] Read the Whole Article at its Original...

This Japanese painter found the faith through sacred art

Rome, Italy, Apr 12, 2020 / 05:00 pm (CNA).- Osamu Giovanni Micico had never read the Bible, knew nothing of the stories of Christ in the gospels, and had never heard of the apostles, when his experience studying sacred art in Italy brought him to the Catholic faith....

Easter Vespers from St. Michael Abbey

The Norbertine Fathers of St. Michael’s Abbey in Orange County, CA, are streaming their Vespers today, Easter Sunday, and for the rest of the Easter Octave. A Facebook “event” announcement is at https://www.facebook.com/events/656075655192204/ and the video is...

…and a strange Easter…

….following a Mass on-line from this church in London, at home, in the intervals of hanging out towels and bedding washed in Dettol etc. Read the Whole Article at its Original...

The Easter Bells at Indian River

In the Spirit of the Day Jason MacLellan sounded the bell at the old St. Mary’s Church in Indian River. Read the Whole Article at its Original Source

Why Christians believe in resurrection, not reincarnation

Denver, Colo., Apr 12, 2020 / 01:01 pm (CNA).- Every time Christians recite the Apostles’ Creed, they affirm their belief in what will happen to them after death: “’I believe in the resurrection of the body and life everlasting.” The belief in the resurrection...

April 12; Agape Vespers on Pascha

AGAPE VESPERS The Paschal Troprion is sung three times: first by the clergy, then by the faithful, then half by the clergy, and half by the faithful. We continue to sing the Troparion with verses from Psalm 67: Paschal Troparion Christ is risen from the dead,*...

Urbi et Orbi

Holy Father’s ‘Urbi et Orbi’ Blessing This Easter From Inside an Empty Vatican Basilica (Full Text) ‘May Christ, who has already defeated death and opened for us the way to eternal salvation, dispel the darkness of our suffering humanity and lead us into the light of...

Pope calls for Easter hope, peace, care for the poor to spread worldwide

In an Easter celebration like no other, Pope Francis prayed that Christ, “who has already defeated death and opened for us the way to eternal salvation,” would “dispel the darkness of our suffering humanity and lead us into the light of his glorious day, a day that...