Archive for April 2015

Nepal and Baltimore

Lamentations How lonely sits the city that once was full of people! She weeps bitterly in the night, with tears on her cheeks; The roads to Zion mourn, for no one comes to the festivals; all her gates … Read More

Second Week of Easter: Know the Story

Now on that same day, the first day of the week, two of the disciples were going to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem, and talking with each other about all these things … Read More

Holy Saturday

There is an ancient tradition which holds the Christ descending into hell between Good Friday and Easter in order to break the binds of hell. In the icon this descent is shown not to be bound by time or … Read More

Invitations to Resurrection: EYC Report and Darin Waters

​Why do the disciples struggle so much to recognize Jesus after the resurrection?  Some believe it is because what Messiah means is not what we hope it means- we expect the Chosen One will take away … Read More

Day of Resurrection

“Why do you seek the living among the dead?” Blessed Day of Resurrection​ Read More

Good Friday

​“Stoning prophets and erecting churches to their memory afterwards has been the way of the world through the ages. Today we worship Christ, but the Christ in the flesh we crucified.” - Mahatma … Read More

Maundy Thursday

​Before the festival of the Passover, Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart from this world and go to the Father. Having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end. The devil had … Read More

Selma and Easter Resurrection

​There are times when we as humans need to recount events in our collective memory in order to continue to make meaning out of those events, and further to integrate that meaning so that we can live more … Read More

Easter: Rediscovery, Silence, Sacred Humility

And very early on the first day of the week, when the sun had risen, they (Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James, and Salome) went to the tomb. When they looked up, they saw the stone had already … Read More

Wednesday of Holy Week: Focus

At supper with his friends, Jesus was troubled in spirit, and declared, “Very truly, I tell you, one of you will betray me.” The disciples looked at one another, uncertain of whom he was speaking. … Read More

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