The Word Among Us

Easter 2019 Issue

Four Ways to Celebrate the Easter Season

Make the most of these fifty days of grace.

Four Ways to Celebrate the Easter Season: Make the most of these fifty days of grace.

How do you usually spend Easter? You might go to the vigil to immerse yourself in the readings and celebrate with the catechumens as they are baptized into Christ. You might go to Easter morning Mass and delight in the sight of children dressed in their very best. Perhaps you gather afterward with family and friends for a special brunch or dinner. At the end of the day, you are happy. You may also be a bit tired.

We treasure and celebrate Easter Sunday. But Easter is not just one day; it’s an entire season that lasts for fifty days, right up to...


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