April 12th:  Christos Anesti! Alithos Anesti!

April 12th: Christos Anesti! Alithos Anesti!

Christos Anesti! Alithos Anesti! So yes, this year, the churches and cathedrals and basilicas are empty, but so is the tomb!… For this first Easter in our new reality. He will come to you! Because Christ is Risen, Truly he is risen. Christos anesti! Alithos anesti!

March 29th: Mourning the Little Things

March 29th: Mourning the Little Things

“The resurrection is real, and it gives us hope. As I said, it gives Martha and Mary hope in today’s Gospel, even before Lazarus is raised from the dead. Hope in the resurrection, and in Jesus, means that their grief doesn’t turn into despair. And perhaps that is the most important thing we need to guard against during this crisis.”