Third Sunday of Easter

Theme: Word and Sacrament. It can happen that communication through a symbolic action is more efficient than simple word-communication. Actually, we need both words and signs to communicate with one another. In today’s Gospel the disciples respond both to God’s word. “Were not our hearts burning within us while he. …

The Meaning of Easter

The sun rises up over the vast cityscape of Jerusalem, lighting the white limestone walls of the old city and creeping over buildings. Just north of the walls, a garden sits undisturbed. Shortly, a throng of tourists will arrive and take their spots on the benches overlooking the garden. Some …