The voice of one crying in the wilderness: “Make straight the way of the LORD” (John 1:23)

Tag: holidays

  • What is “Pascha”?

    Today is Passover. Well before the term “Easter” was in use, most early Christians remembered the death & resurrection of Jesus Christ (Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ), the Lamb of God, on Pascha (Greek word for Passover) which fell on the Sunday after Passover in the pre-Nicene era. However, according to his protege Ireneaus, the famous martyr Polycarp,…