Easter Sunday

On the third day the friends of Christ coming at daybreak to the place found the grave empty and the stone rolled away. In varying ways they realized the new wonder; but even they hardly realized that the world had died in the night. What they were looking at was the first day of a [Read More…]

Life and Death

When my father died in November 1983, it was a sudden and shocking blow that come right in the middle of Jan and my preparations for our marriage in December. The wedding (and Christmas) were profoundly healing reminders of life and grace, though emotionally it was a huge roller coaster. God, continuing that tradition of [Read More…]

Best. Conspiracy. Ever!

Heh: I lack the faith to believe in anti-Christian accounts of the origins of Christianity. And I totally lack the massive faith it requires to be an atheist. The sort of concentration of will it requires to block out the blandishments of reality and common sense are too exhausting for me. [Read more…]

Another Joyous Token of Easter

Catholics and Protestants in a joint Good Friday procession in Ireland! I am lovin’ me some Easter this year! [Read more…]