Daily Reflections

Signs of Resurrection

by Beth Richardson on April 19, 2015 · 0 comments

Glory to God in the Highest

Sunday, April 19. 3rd Sunday of Easter. Easter is not just one Sunday, but a whole season of the life of the church. Look for signs and symbols of resurrection as you go through the coming weeks to remind you to continue in the proclamation of resurrection.

What signs are you noticing?

Words from The Word: Then [Jesus] opened their minds to understand the scriptures, and he said to them, “Thus it is written, that the Messiah is to suffer and to rise from the dead on the third day, and that repentance and forgiveness of sins is to be proclaimed in his name to all nations, beginning from Jerusalem. You are witnesses of these things.”
-Luke 24:45-48 (NRSV)

Lectionary Texts:

Audio Lectio: Pray the scripture with us using a guided meditation on Luke 24:36-43. “Why are doubts arising in your hearts?”

Spiritual Tools: The spiritual practice for this week is consideration of the article, The Death of Civility. Consider how broken relationships may be repaired.

Art Credit: He, Qi. Glory to God in the Highest, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. Original source: heqigallery.com.

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