Today, Christians commemorate Black Saturday, a day to contemplate and mourn the burial of Jesus. Tonight will begin the great Easter vigil – the end of the church year, and the start of our Easter celebrations.
Take a few minutes to enjoy this (quite creative!) video of a fitting scripture reading for a day we remember darkness. It comes from last year’s Easter vigil at our church.
via Church of the Resurrection. More creative Easter readings after the jump.
Over at Blackbird Press is a re-print of my recent piece on the cultural impact of Scripture - “Does Anyone in the Church Ever Think About Literature?“
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