Holy are you, O Strong One, you trampled death, crushed Satan and gave life to the children of men. Maronite Liturgy
Image: Fr Lawrence Lew, O.P. at Flicker
Your resurrection is a guiding light, a marvelous wisdom, and a divine teaching. Maronite Liturgy
Image by Fr Lawrence Lew, O.P.
The Church rejoices in the peace of the Lord and proclaims:
“Blessed is the Lord who has risen from the dead and gave us peace.” Maronite Liturgy
O Christ, Through your resurrection you have renewed heaven and earth, made man a new creature and sent the breath of your hope into the world. Maronite Liturgy
Blessed is he who through his death has given us life and through his resurrection has given us victory over death.
help us to honor your resurrection with a pure voice and a clear conscience.
Girded with truth and with uplifted hands, may we rejoice in the joy of the Spirit, and be happy in the peace of God.
Christ Has Risen.
The resurrection of the Lord is the central event of our salvation, the one that gives meaning to who we are and what we do. The resurrection is the feast of feasts.
Image: Resurrection Maronite icon
"Remain firm in your faith in Christ and do not be afraid, and trust in the God of the resurrection and life; His glory is ever coming."
From the Fourth Experience of Raymond Nader with Saint Sharbel.
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