Devotional

The Resurrection requires Hope

The Gospel According to St. Mark ends abruptly, with no shortage of heartburn for those trying to explain why. For

John Chrysostom

John Chrysostom’s Easter Homily

Let all pious men and all lovers of God rejoice in the splendor of this feast; let the wise servants

Melito of Sardis

Melito of Sardis – Deliverance of Mankind through Christ

In studying Melito of Sardis, I happened upon his preaching on the Passover (which I am reposting for this Easter).

Augustine

Augustine on the Departure of Christ

But our very Life descended hither, and bore our death, and slew it, out of the abundance of His own

Other Posts

Easter, for the non-English

Easter did not come from Ishtar. Those who specialize in word origins (specialize, not blog or write Chick Tracts) debate

Athanasius

Athanasius on the Fitness of the Cross

But if any honest Christian wants to know why the Lord suffered death on the cross and not in some

Devotional

O Sacred Head Now Wounded #goodfriday

O sacred Head, now wounded, With grief and shame weighed down, Now scornfully surrounded With thorns, Thine only crown. O

Devotional

Ten Thousand Angels #goodfriday

Yes. I know.