Communio

…bearing with one another in love, making every effort to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.

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Holy Saturday: something strange is happening as we contemplate the Lord’s death

On Great and Holy Saturday the Church contemplates the mystery of the Lord’s descent into Hades, the place of the dead. Death, our ultimate enemy, is defeated from within. “He (Christ) gave Himself as a ransom to death in which we were held captive, sold under sin. Descending into Hades through the Cross … He […]