The Word Among Us

Easter 2017 Issue

Open My Eyes, Lord!

We can learn how to recognize Jesus in the breaking of the bread.

Open My Eyes, Lord!: We can learn how to recognize Jesus in the breaking of the bread.

Imagine what it must have been like for the disciples on that first Easter Sunday. Jesus, who had been crucified just three days earlier, began to appear to them. First it was to Mary Magdalene. Then to Peter. Then to all the apostles except Thomas. And then to the two disciples on the road to Emmaus. Jesus seemed to be everywhere!

But what about those people who weren’t Jesus’ followers? Surely Mary Magdalene wasn’t the only person in the graveyard that morning....

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