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Discovering The Resurrection by Piero della Francesca

In the 1460’s, the artist Piero della Francesca was hired to create a fresco for the small town of Sansepolcro, Italy. Over seven feet tall, the fresco depicts a life-size Christ rising from His tomb. At the time, Renaissance art usually had Christ floating above the tomb in a display of divine might. But Piero della Francesca chose to depict Christ physically climbing out of His tomb without any fanfare or heavenly aid. This added an air of gravitas and humanism, making The Resurrection of Christ not simply a celebration, but also a reminder of Christ’s sacrifice. 

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Mystagogia - Family Reflection Video

This is the 50-day Eastertide to go deeper into knowing and living the Faith. The two Mary's whose joy is beyond words when they encounter the Risen Jesus are told by Jesus to go to the Apostles and share the Good News with them.

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Night Prayer for Easter, 2021

Compline (Night Prayer) is the last prayer of the liturgical day before retiring for the night. This prayer places us before the love of God to examine our day and lay it to rest.

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Oh, Happy Day! Easter Sunday: The Resurrection of Our Lord and Savior

To appreciate this great Mystery, come back with me to Palm Sunday. Jesus is going up to Jerusalem to die. What was in His mind as he mounts the donkey and deliberately goes to the center of Roman power in the holy city?

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Night Prayer for Good Friday, 2021

Compline (Night Prayer) is the last prayer of the liturgical day before retiring for the night. This prayer places us before the love of God to examine our day and lay it to rest.

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Night Prayer for Holy Thursday, 2021

Compline (Night Prayer) is the last prayer of the liturgical day before retiring for the night. This prayer places us before the love of God to examine our day and lay it to rest.

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