Easter Thursday: Resurrection of the morning

Easter Sunday kicks off a week in the liturgical calendar known as the Easter Octave and a seven-week festival called Eastertide. Stay tuned for a variety of celebratory posts here on the blog!

Nichols Canyon  by David Hockney ( source )

Nichols Canyon by David Hockney (source)

The resurrection of the morning.
The mystery of the night.
The hummingbird’s wings.
The excitement of thunder.
The rainbow in the waterfall.
Wild mustard, that rough blaze of the fields.
— Mary Oliver, "A Thousand Mornings"