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Triduum / Easter
April 5 - 8, 2012


Readings:
Holy Thursday
Good Friday
Easter Vigil
Easter Sunday


Study of the Readings

Joyce Ann Zimmerman, ed.

Holy Thursday

Good Friday

Easter Vigil

Easter

The Word Encountered

John Kavanaugh, S. J.

The postmodern world has problems with resurrection. It has problems with anything transcendent.

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Historical Cultural Context

John J. Pilch

One can only admire the cleverness of the architects of the Lectionary who assigned this same Gospel reading for Easter Sunday morning in all three cycles of the liturgical year.

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Thoughts from the
Early Church


Edith Barnecut, O.S.B., ed.

Holy Thursday
Alonso de Orozco

Good Friday
Leo the Great

Easter Vigil
Basil of Seleucia

Easter
Epiphanius



Preparing for Sunday

Larry
Gillick, S. J.


Alleluia!

We have been prayerfully preparing for this celebration for weeks. These more recent days we have been getting up close and personal with the drama of Jesus’ receiving more totally Himself and our human family.

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