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John Maximovitch: Seeing the Light of the Risen Christ with the Eyes of the Heart

Let us cleanse our senses and see through the gleaming, unapproachable light of Christ’s Resurrection.

Now is everything filled-full with light — the heavens, the earth, and the underworld. 463 more words


Christ Descends into Hell - Sung Tenebrae

A blessed and happy Easter to all my readers!
I know we are now in the joy of Easter, yet I would like to share some thoughts about Holy Saturday before the Easter Vigil in the Holy Night. 277 more words

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John Paul II: “Heaven is Wedded to Earth and Man is Reconciled to God!”

“God said: ‘Let there be light’; and there was light” (Gen 1:3).

An explosion of light, which God’s word brought forth from nothing, rent asunder the first night, the night of Creation. 426 more words


Lost and found

My brother’s son and his wife just had their first baby, a little boy. His name is Colin David, David being my brother, who died of cancer when his son was only 3 years old. 707 more words

Family Spirituality

An Easter Poem

Today we celebrate Jesus’ physical resurrection from the dead–but more than that.  We celebrate all that He obtained for us through His death.  We could not obtain the good of new and everlasting life without death, as there is no Easter without Good Friday (and that is why we call the day of Jesus’ crucifixion “Good”).   310 more words

Living The Christian Life

Easter Peace to All!

In Chicagoland this Easter morning is glorious!  We have had a most difficult winter, even for the most die-hard winter lovers.  Today as we celebrate the Risen Christ, the warmth of the sun and the new growth that is budding all around us remind us that life conquers all.   292 more words

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