Pandemics, Plagues, Persecution: A History of Easter During Crisis

Easter 2020 is not the first year that Christians cannot gather for church. In fact, recalling the Church’s tumultuous history reminds us that we can rest in God’s sovereignty.

The Irresistible Good News in Handel’s ‘Messiah’

Thousands gather in the concert halls of Boston each Christmas season, brought to tears and their feet by the gospel of Christ as painted with music in Handel’s ‘Messiah.’

Meeting the Pope: An Easter Reflection

“We are in the Vatican.” This is all I could say as our car followed the Pope’s driver into the heart of the Papal Palace. My father and grandfather had been invited by a close friend to be a part of the 50th anniversary of the charismatic movement in the Catholic Church.