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2014 St George's Day celebrations held Easter Monday

Although St George’s Day is on April 23, celebrations in England in 2014 may well take place on Easter Monday, April 21.

Boris Johnson, Mayor of London, is a big supporter of St George’s Day. 310 more words


Rowan Williams, Teresa of Avila, and An Easter Spirituality

Easter is upon us, and I’ve been thinking about this passage from Romans:

We know that the whole creation has been groaning in labor pains until now; and not only the creation, but we ourselves, who have the first fruits of the Spirit, groan inwardly while we wait for adoption, the redemption of our bodies (8:22-23).

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Catholicism III: Conquest by Incorporation, not Extermination

This is the third part of a three-part series on Catholicism in the Andes.  Click on these links to read Catholicism I: Holy Week and… 3,614 more words

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The Empty Tomb


Christians, to the Paschal victim
offer your thankful praises!

A lamb the sheep redeemeth:
Christ, who only is sinless,
reconcileth sinners to the Father. 110 more words


Thine Be The Glory! Risen and Conquering Son!

Surrexit Christus Alleluia! Wishing you all a joyful and blessed Easter Sunday.

I hadn’t planned to blog anything today – I think the Resurrection is fairly self explanatory without my ramblings – but I wonder if this will help me articulate some thoughts that have been whirring in my head over the last few weeks. 935 more words

Christ is Risen!! Pascha 2014

Christ is Risen! Indeed He is Risen! Christos Voskrese! Voistinnu Voskrese!

The angel said to the women, “Do not be afraid; for I know that you seek Jesus who was crucified.

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