I DON’T WANT to write about death today, even though it surrounds me…particularly because it surrounds me. I am weary of the relentless reports of bloodshed and conflict and violence, and the despair they engender. Instead, I shall take shelter in the promise of life. In the 10 months of this administration, I have often felt
Easter marks the Lord Jesus Christ’s triumph over the tomb. Death no longer stings because of resurrection day. There is no longer any need for us to perform ineffectual sacrifices that cannot atone for our sins. The sacrifice has been made; He has conquered sin, He has vanquished death. “It is finished,” said our Lord. He is alive and mighty and will one day return, our victorious King.