Reflections on holy week

Laughing Jesus

Risus Paschalis (the Easter Laugh) and the Sorrow Jar

https://youtu.be/sTW8B7KPK6o Did you hear the one about the shortest sermon in history?It was titled: “Killing Jesus.” The content: “Didn’t work.” Amen. For centuries in Eastern Orthodox, Catholic and Protestant countries, the week following Easter Sunday, culminated in “Bright Sunday” (the 2nd Sunday of the Easter season). It was observed by the faithful as “days of joy and laughter”…

Empty Isn’t Really

https://youtu.be/YKKq5J7AfgA Matthew 28:1-10  VOICE 1: After the day of worship, as the sun rose Sunday morning, Mary from Magdala and the other Mary went to look at the tomb.VOICE 2: Suddenly, there was a powerful earthquake. for an angel of Adonai descended from heaven and came and rolled back the stone and sat on it. VOICE…