April/May 2019 - Vol. 103
Christ seated in Majesty
The Incarnate, Crucified, and Risen Christ
A Selection of Spiritual Reflections and Sermons

• Ecce Homo! - Behold the Man!, by Dietrich Bonhoeffer
• The Incarnate, Crucified, and Risen Christ, by Dieterich Bonhoeffer
• The Resurrection of Christ Is God’s Yes to Us, by Dietrich Bonhoeffer
• The Cross - the One True Glorification of God, by Joseph Ratzinger/Benedict XVI
• What Is the Resurrection of Jesus? by Josef Ratzinger/Benedict XVI
• Exalted Over All, by Steve Clark
• New Life in Christ, by Steve Clark
• The Cross of Christ - the Measure of the World, by John Henry Newman
• Emptied for Our Sake, by Bernard of Clairvaux

Sermons / Homilies from the Early Church Fathers

• What Happened on the Cross, by the early church fathers
• The Easter Alleluia, by Augustine, 5th century

• The Power of Faith, by Cyril of Jerusalem, 4th century
• The Spiritual Passover, by Pseudo-Chrysostom
• Why Christians come together on Sunday, by Justin Martyr, 2nd century
• The Lord's Descent into the Underworld, from an ancient homily for Holy Saturday
• The Victory of the Lamb of God, by Melito of Sardis, 2nd century
• The Easter Praise of Christ, by Melito of Sardis, 2nd century
The Good Shepherd gives new life beyond the grave, by Basil of Seleucia

• The Cross of Christ gives life to the human race, by Ephraem Syriac, 4th century
• The Lamb that was slain has given us new life: Passover homily by Melito of Sardis (2nd century AD) 
• The Death of Death by Augustine

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