Wednesday, August 4
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Resurrection Day

Christianity, Religion, Scripture, Spirituality, Theology
Easter season begins today.  Today.  The day we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.  I am wondering, what does the resurrection mean?  Is it simply the celebration of a seemingly supernatural event?  Or is there something deeper at work?  Something mysterious?  Something, dare I say, life-changing?  At the resurrection, we receive stories of a Jesus transformed from one way of being in the world...dead...to a way of living that shines from within.  That causes even his friends to doubt his presence.  That causes strangers to know him without his presence.  Resurrection does not appear to be the act of a physical body raised from the dead.  If that was the full story, why would Easter continue until the ascension?  Lots of questions. I admit that I love, LOVE, the Mark version of t...