Easter Blog Hunt

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by RI Editors

Holy Week this year has been full of online discussions and discourses. Gay marriage has been a hot button topic and as the post “Distracted” at You Make Me Smile points out it seems to have distracted us from the real meaning of the season. There is so much good content out there on websites and blogs from all faiths about Easter and Passover that we’d like to gather it all here to share with each other.

If you know of a great Easter themed post please share it here and tell us why you like it. It could be a simple blog post of testimony, a general conference talk, or a journalistic article discussing religious issues. Let’s steer away from contentious or angry posts so we can retain the Spirit as we blog hop. And of course if you have a personal blog post along these lines do share!

Thank you for contributing to the Real Intent community!

6 Responses to Easter Blog Hunt

  1. Becca says:

    I just read this (older) post by a brother who spoke on Easter Sunday in a small branch the day they were disbanding the branch. I loved his thoughts.

    It Is Finished: Death on Easter Sunday

  2. Abalyn says:

    I love this post on how one Mormon was inspired by Easter celebrations of different faiths that he saw all over the world.

    The Holiest Week

  3. jendoop says:

    This is a perspective on the apostle’s actions surrounding Christ’s death and resurrection that is inspiring: http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700198500/Apostles-became-fearless-preachers.html

  4. Emily says:

    I had fun creating a menu that would teach my kids about the life and times of Jesus. http://latg.blogspot.com/2013/03/an-easter-dinner-to-remember-life-and.html

  5. Whitney says:

    I couldn’t agree more! I noticed that the controversary was definitely taking many minds away from truly celebrating Easter.
    I bore my testimony on my personal blog here:
    I also noticed other bloggers doing the same! Keep the positive posts coming, thank you!

  6. Jendoop says:

    Segullah posted a beautiful Easter/Passover post about Jennie dealing with her mother’s death. http://segullah.org/daily-special/now-the-eyes-of-my-eyes-are-open

    This post mentions an interesting aspect of the Easter season in Russia. http://thescriptureshowrareapossession.blogspot.com/2013/03/is-risen.html

    This is my personal blog post about the questions the resurrected Christ asked Mary Magdalene on that first Easter morning. http://jendoop.blogspot.com/2013/03/why-weepest-thou-whom-seekest-thou.html

    Even though Easter is over feel free to continue adding posts, this will be a great resource in years to come.

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