Author archives: Cindy Davis

  • Today is the Second Sunday of Easter. We all know that Easter is not just a day; it’s a season, called Eastertide. Eastertide lasts fifty days, known traditionally as the Great Fifty Days. Many liturgical scholars think that this fifty day interval, from the Feast of the Resurrection to the Feast of... [read more]
  • Palm Sunday a poem by Christina Rossetti I lift mine eyes, and see Thee, tender Lord, in pain upon the tree, Athirst for my sake and athirst for me. “Yea, look upon Me there, Compassed with thorns and bleeding everywhere, For thy sake bearing all, and glad to bear.” I lift my heart to pr... [read more]
  • All of our Holy Week and Easter services provide a perfect opportunity to introduce a friend to the beauty of the Cathedral and to Episcopal liturgy at its best. From Palm Sunday through Easter Day, we hear and experience the Story of Jesus’ last days on earth. Palm Sunday (April 9) is the beginn... [read more]