Easter A

Easter Day (A) – 2008

March 23, 2008 Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24; Acts 10:34-43; Matthew 28:1-10 The arrest, trial, torture, and crucifixion of Jesus occupy the largest single incident in any one of the four gospels. This incident has … [Read More...]

Easter Vigil (A) – 2011

April 23, 2011 Isaiah 55:1-11; Psalm 114; Romans 6:3-11; Matthew 28:1-10 “How blessed is this night, when earth and heaven are joined and we are reconciled to God.” These are the words of the church, sung … [Read More...]

Easter Day (A) – 2011

April 24, 2011 Acts 10:34-43 or Jeremiah 31:1-6; Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24; Colossians 3:1-4 or Acts 10:34-43; John 20:1-18 or Matthew 28:1-10 So. How do you feel? In the words of the Easter Vigil, “now that our … [Read More...]

Easter Vigil (A) – 2014

April 19, 2014 Romans 6:3-11; Psalm 114; Matthew 28:1-10 Alleluia! Christ is risen! The Lord is risen indeed! Alleluia! OK. Now what? This is the feast of the Resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus … [Read More...]

Easter Day (A) – 2014

April 20, 2014 Acts 10:34-43; Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24; Colossians 3:1-4; John 20:1-18 Alleluia! Christ is risen. He is risen indeed. Alleluia! Grace and peace to you this Easter morning when Christ the morning … [Read More...]

2 Easter (A) – 2014

April 27, 2014 Acts 2:14a,22-32; Psalm 16; 1 Peter 1:3-9; John 20:19-31 We live in an age of scoffing; the people in today’s lessons lived in an age of belief. Of course, Jerusalem was filled with believers; … [Read More...]

3 Easter (A) – 2014

 May 4, 2014 Acts 2:14a,36-41; Psalm 116:1-3, 10-17; 1 Peter 1:17-23; Luke 24:13-35 It is hard to understand how two faithful disciples of Jesus could have traveled with him, side by side, without recognizing … [Read More...]