The Sunday started very early.
And it did not start the way you would expect it to. He taught His followers that He would rise from the dead. Yet, the men were huddled in fear and it was left to the women to deal with the situation. They went to work, but it was not the work of the living.
They were bringing spices to His tomb in order to bury Him again.
Mary Magdalene, the great sinner whom He had drawn a line in the sand to save, found the tomb open and empty. He was gone and so were the Roman guards. The other women came a little later and surveyed the same scene.
They rushed to tell Peter. And here we see, in the midst of this most amazing story, the innate nature of humanity.
The woman described what they had seen. And the men refused to believe them. They thought it ...Continue Reading →