Easter Season

Thumbnail early church Do you want to know a secret?: The truth about Easter season in the early Church

If this were the year 200 or 300 A.D., we would, right now, be in the middle of the feast of Pentecost. In modern times (and actually since the...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 323384795 Easter season at Kern Valley Prison

There were these crazy people who were living in Jerusalem who were filled with so much joy that those around them wondered who they were. Their...

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Thumbnail pope francis blesses a home in ostia may 19 2017 credit lor cna In surprise 'mercy Friday' visit, Pope Francis blesses homes of Rome's poor

Ostia, Italy, May 19, 2017 / 10:39 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Friday Pope Francis made a Year-of-Mercy style visit to a poor neighborhood on the...

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Thumbnail resurrection cross tulip easter credit udra11 shutterstock cna Lent is over. Now what?

Washington D.C., Apr 18, 2017 / 03:18 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Chocolate bunnies and marshmallow Peeps have graced the shelves of U.S. stores for weeks...

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Thumbnail pope francis waves 2015 Mercy is key to the life of faith, Pope Francis says

Vatican City, Apr 23, 2017 / 04:45 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Divine Mercy Sunday Pope Francis said mercy is essential in living the Christian life,...

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Thumbnail sunday readings  emmaus scott hahn Sunday Readings for April 29 & 30 - Third Sunday of Easter

We should put ourselves in the shoes of the disciples in the Gospel. Downcast and confused they’re making their way down the road, unable to...

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Thumbnail william blake   christ appearing to the apostles after the resurrection   google art project Sunday Readings for May 13 & 14- Fifth Sunday of Easter

By his death, resurrection and ascension, Jesus has gone ahead to prepare a place for us in his Father’s house. His Father’s house is no longer...

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Thumbnail sunday readings 05 19 Sunday Readings for May 20 & 21 -Sixth Sunday of Easter

Jesus will not leave us alone. He won’t make us children of God in baptism only to leave us “orphans,” he assures us in the Gospel (see Romans...

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Thumbnail sunday readings  scott hahn Sunday Readings for May 6 & 7 - the Fourth Sunday of Easter

Easter’s empty tomb is a call to conversion. By this tomb, we should know for certain that God has made Jesus both Lord and Messiah, as Peter...

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Thumbnail resurrection art inside the church of the holy sepulcre old city of jerusalem  credit ewtn katholisches tv march 8 2017 US bishops: This Easter season, let yourself be filled with joy

Washington D.C., Apr 17, 2017 / 08:31 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Easter is a joyous reminder that Jesus’ Resurrection overcomes fear and doubt, the U.S....

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