Archive for 'Resurrection'

To Witness for Christ

Luke 24: 35-48 Acts 3: 11-26 / Psa 8 . . . repentance and forgiveness of sins should be preached in His name to all nations, beginning from Jerusalem. You are witnesses of these things. (Luke 24: 47-48) Lord, we’ve received Your Word today: To preach repentance and forgiveness; Grant me the grace to find […]

The Empty Tomb

John 20:11-18 Acts 2:36-41 / Ps 33 Woman, why are you weeping? Whom are you looking for? (John 20:15) Let not an empty tomb bring sorrow, Hope instead for joy tomorrow; Let all creation stop and listen: Jesus Christ our Lord is risen! Now Mary stood outside the tomb crying. As she wept, she bent […]

The Hope of His Resurrection

Mark 16: 1-7 Rom 6:3-11 / Psa 118 He has risen . . . (Mark16:6) Empty tomb’s no cause for sorrow, All creation, stop and listen: Hope and joy will come tomorrow, When our Lord Jesus has risen! When the Sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome, bought spices, so […]

Marriage and the Resurrection

Mark 12: 18-27 Tb 3: 1-11a,16-17a / Ps 25 Are you not in error because you do not know the Scriptures or the power of God? (Mark 12: 24) Cling to this hope, God’s Word we trust: We still live on after we’ve died; Death has no claim, Christ lives in us, We’ll rise with […]

Ridiculing the Resurrection

Luke 20: 27-40 Rev 11: 4-12 / Ps 144: 1b, 2, 9-10 Moses. . . calls the Lord the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob. He is not the God of the dead but of the living; for to Him all are alive. (Luke 20: 37-38) No one on […]

Feast of the Faithful Dead

Matthew 25: 31-46 Wis 3:1-9 / Ps 23 / Rom 6:3-9 . . . whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers of mine, you did for me.’ (Matthew 25:40) Who can deny the Great Divide, When we’ll have reached our final goal? Who but only God will decide The ultimate fate […]