Noticing the Resurrection

“Easter is so profound. Christmas was an afterthought in the early Church, the birth not observed for a couple hundred years. But no one could help noticing the resurrection: Rumi said that spring was Christ, “martyred plants rising up from their shrouds.” Easter says that love is more powerful than death, bigger than the dark, bigger than cancer, bigger even than airport security lines.”

— Anne Lamott   

I aptly happened upon this over the weekend in her collection Small Victories. Happy Easter, all. 

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