Resources for Lent and Holy Week


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Holy Week

Palm Sunday

Maundy Thursday

Good Friday

Holy Saturday

Easter Sunday

  1. [Book] Alister McGrath, Resurrection. 87 pages. Poetry, prayer, and theological reflection.
  2. [Book] N. T. Wright, Surprised by Hope. 352 pages. Treats the resurrection as the beginning of new creation.
  3. [Book] N. T. Wright, The Resurrection of the Son of God. 848 pages.
  4. [Book] Eugene Peterson, Living the Resurrection: The Risen Christ in Everyday Life (NavPress, 2006).
  5. Robert B. Stewart (ed.), The Resurrection of Jesus: John David Crossan and N.T. Wright in Dialogue (Fortress Press, 2006).
  6. [Sermon] John Chrysostom, “The Paschal Homily.”
  7. [Sermon] Gregory of Nazianzus, “Oration 45: On Holy Pascha.”
  8. [Sermon] Gregory of Nazianzus, “Oration 1: On Pascha and on His Slowness.”
  9. [Icon] Icon of the Resurrection from Uncut Mountain Supply.
  10. [Icon] Harrowing of Hades (Chora) Resurrection Icon from Legacy Icons.
Johnathan Arnold
Johnathan Arnold
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