Jo-Ann Badley follows Mary through John’s Gospel, grieving and rejoicing in the hour of her Son.
Matthew Lee Anderson writes of Bach’s Mass in B Minor, the ascension, and why Christ’s redemption leaves us free to be sad.
Cabe Matthews suggests that Lent is a practice for people who are just trying to become Christians.
N. Ammon Smith paints a picture of Christ’s godforsakenness.
John Jay Alvaro interrogates dying in our digital age.
Andrew Arndt explains why Ash Wednesday is his favorite day in the church calendar.