For we died and were buried with Christ by baptism. And just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glorious power of the Father, now we also may live new lives.
“Why are you looking among the dead for someone who is alive? He isn’t here! He is risen from the dead! Remember what he told you back in Galilee, that the Son of Man must be betrayed into the hands of sinful men and be crucified, and that he would rise again on the third day.”
On this day, Lord God, you opened for us the way to eternal life through your only Son’s victory over death. Grant that as we celebrate his resurrection we may be renewed by your Holy Spirit and rise again in the light of life. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.
The Resurrection of the Lord: Acts 10:34, 37-43; Ps 118:1-2, 16-17, 22-23; Col 3:1-4; Jn 20:1-9 ~ Alive!
The Resurrection of the Lord + In the name the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Amen Opening prayer: God of undying life, by Your mighty hand You raised up Jesus from the grave and appointed Him judge… Read More ›