ReInterpreting “Christ Is Risen!!”

“Christ is Risen!!” Yes. I agree, full-heartedly. It’s Easter Sunday today, and I am giving thought to all the new (and not-so-new) insights that are flowing through, in comparison to all of the symbolism and teachings I had once embraced upon this day. As a young child, I could not feel an intimate connection to…

Mary Magdalene, Jesus and I

We had spent two nights within the citadel of Carcassone, France. It is a fully intact walled city in the south of France, dating back to the Roman times, but most known for being a Cathar stronghold in 1209. I was not particularly drawn to the city, and was looking forward to leaving directly after…