Fifth Sunday of Easter 4/24/16
On Easter day, our hearts were lifted by the removal of fear and the joy of hope. The fear of being alone in our journey through this world turned to the hope that walking with God brings. 420 more words
The Second Sunday of Easter brings to an end the Easter Octave; an eight-day period of particular celebration of the Resurrection.
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The first eight days of the Easter season make up the octave of Easter and are celebrated as solemnities of the Lord.
During the solemnity of the Triduum it has been difficult to keep track of everything going on in the world of the church Triumphant. This year the Feast of the Annunciation fell on Good Friday which, in the Anglican Church entitled that denomination to a full Eucharist during the Veneration of the Holy Cross, (When the celebration of Jesus’ conception occurs on the day of his death) depending upon which Rite they keep; otherwise to a Communion of the pre-consecrated. 632 more words