A reflection to open the Easter season

by Rosemarie PacePax Christi New York Ed. Note: At key moments throughout the liturgical year, long-time regional coordinator Rosemarie Pace will offer reflections timed the season with accompanying prayers and suggested actions. “Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.”~ Pope John Paul II The Easter season … Continue reading A reflection to open the Easter season

Now as Easter people, we begin these “Fifty Sundays”

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace ALLELUIA - ALLELUIA - ALLELUIA! HE WHO WAS DEAD, LIVES. Now we begin with what a believer has described as “The Fifty Sundays”. That is from Easter Sunday to Pentecost each day is like a Sunday, festive. We celebrate what Saint Augustine called, “the Resurrection of Christ, … Continue reading Now as Easter people, we begin these “Fifty Sundays”