Christ has not only spoken to us by his life but has also spoken for us by his death.— Soren Kierkegaard
Devotion Short Easter quotations
Easter spells out beauty, the rare beauty of new life.
Our old history ends with the Cross; our new history begins with the resurrection.
For I remember it is Easter morn, And life and love and peace are all new born.
But from this earth, this grave, this dust, My God shall raise me up, I trust.
Earth's saddest day and gladdest day were just three days apart!
Easter was when Hope in person surprised the whole world by coming forward from the future into the present.
Christ the Lord is risen. Our joy that hath no end.
And all that is therein; Invisible and visible, Their notes let all things blend, For Christ the Lord is risen. Our joy that hath no end.
Comedy is the only hope for humanity.
And he departed from our sight that we might return to our hearts and find him there. For he left us, and behold, he is here.
He takes men out of time and makes them feel eternity.
Those have a short Lent who owe money to be paid at Easter.
Thou art the Sun of other days. They shine by giving back the rays.
The cross is the lightning rod of grace that short-circuits God's wrath to Christ so that only the light of His love remains for believers.
Owe money at Easter and Lent will seem short to thee.
He that won't be counseled can't be helped.
He that would have a short Lent, let him borrow Money to be repaid at Easter.
I got the sneaking suspicion that the vampire was a couple of Peeps short of an Easter basket.