The word "Easter" comes from Old English, meaning simply the "East." The sun which rises in the East, bringing light, warmth and hope, is a symbol for the Christian of the rising Christ, who is the true Light of the world. is a central symbol of this divine light, which is Christ. It is kept near the ambo throughout Easter Time, and lit for all liturgical celebrations.
Please see below for a PDF Reflection on the Exsultet and Easter.
Please also find 8 weekly Reflections for the Season by LTP (Liturgy Training Publications) and a Scriptural Reflection (Lectio Divina) for each of the 8 Sundays of the Season!
Let us Rejoice and be Glad, for He is Risen, Alleluia! Alleluia!
- The Exsultet - a Reflection.pdf
- Easter - a Reflection.pdf
- 1st Week of Easter.pdf
- 2nd Week of Easter.pdf
- 3rd Week of Easter.pdf
- 4th Week of Easter.pdf
- 5th Week of Easter.pdf
- 6th Week of Easter.pdf
- 7th Week - Ascension.pdf
- 8th Week - Pentecost.pdf
- 1st Sun Easter - Lectio Divina.pdf
- 2nd Sun Easter - Lectio Divina.pdf
- 3rd Sun Easter - Lectio Divina.pdf
- 4th Sun Easter - Lectio Divina.pdf
- 5th Sun Easter - Lectio Divina.pdf
- 6th Sun Easter - Lectio Divina.pdf
- Ascension - Lectio Divina.pdf
- Pentecost- Lectio Divina.pdf