HAPPY EASTER to you and to all those you love.
The following Easter reflection was sent to me yesterday. It was written by Robert Morrison and appears on the Family Research Council’s website under the title, “He is Risen Indeed”:
O Death, Where is Thy Sting? O Grave, Where is Thy Victory?
The most important thing did not happen in Washington or London, in Athens or in Rome. Nor did it happen in Cairo or Beijing. It happened in Jerusalem. The women who ran from that empty tomb, from which a great stone had been rolled away, bore the good news. He is not here. He is Risen! That Good News is the foundation of all truth.
Here in Washington , the great and powerful often deny that truth. Or, perhaps more often, they stumble over it, but they soon pick themselves up and toddle along as if they had never encountered it. Here, the conversation is all about things