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Editors: Avana, S. I.
Book Description:
Easter is not about mauve hats nor chocolate Easter bunnies. What it is about is joy - the joy (and therefore hope) of the resurrection from death of the Lord Jesus Christ. The thought behind this book was to gather stories related to Easter’s message and blend them with some particularly piercing sermons given on Easter Day when perhaps some inspiration might have seeped through the cobblestones of society’s day-to-day clatter. And surely life, society and daily thinking have changed immensely during the last 20 centuries, 20 years and perhaps even 20 minutes. Yet, if one reads the biblical texts, the overriding concerns of the people of that time do not differ much from our own. Jesus Christ’s resurrection from death brought about a large-scale change in life’s equation, however. The message is not hard to understand even in today’s world. It is hoped that this modest book will remind readers of what they should already know.

Table of Contents:
Preface; EASTER’S BACKGROUND: The Upper Chamber in Jerusalem; The Garden of Gethsemane (James H. Snowden); Hanging Judas in Mexico (C. Bryson-Taylor); The Trial; The Crucifixion (James H. Snowden); The Crucifixion (from the Fourth Gospel); Christ Crucified (Albert Noyes); The Burial (James H. Snowden); In the Sistine Chapel (Hans Andersen); The Resurrection (from the Fourth Gospel); The Wonderful Morning Dawns on an Empty Tomb; The Appearances of the Risen Lord: The Women and the Angels; The Appearances in Jerusalem; The Appearances in Galilee; The Final Appearance in Bethany; The Resurrection Body of the Risen Lord (James H. Snowden); EASTER CUSTOMS: Easter Eggs (Emilliane); The Easter Hare (Anonymous); The Bells of the Kremlin (A. J. C. Hare); Easter in Jerusalem, 1835 (A. W. Kinglake); In Rome under the Old Papal Régime (Lady Butler); Easter in Greece (Theodore T. Bent); Egg-rolling in Washingtom (Anonymous); On the Island of Ischia (Sybil Fitzgerald); The Russian Easter (The Saturday Review); EASTER STORIES: The Odour of the Ointment (Zona Gale); Easter Eggs (Christoph Schmidt); Easter Eve (Vladimir Korolenko); The Easter Vision (Hamilton Wright Mabie); Blessing the Fields: The Roman Ambarvalia (Walter Pater); Blessing the Fields in Italy (Lina Duff Gordon); EASTER SERMONS: “Their Eyes Were Opened” (from the Gospel of Luke); The Easter Sermon of St. John Chrysostom; “The Great Companion is Dead (John Hunter); An Easter Message (Lyman Abbott); Pascha (Easter) (from “Path to a Meaningful and Fruitful Life”, Bishop Mitrophan Znosko); Christ’s Resurrection a Proof of Ours (Bishop Beveridge); The Day of Days; The Emmaus Road (H. P. Liddon); Index.

   Binding: Softcover
   Pub. Date: 2003
   ISBN: 1-59033-657-7
  
  
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