Easter services to be held online; clergy reflect on keeping the faith faithful

For the first time ever, congregations will celebrate Easter at home, and likely watching the service streamed online. … Read More


Easter’s pandemic proclamation, ’He is Risen!’

At this time when many stores and shops are shuttered and still, when many churches are empty and silent, when choirs will not gather and sing, the proclamation of Easter yet rings forth — “He is Risen!” Perhaps, this Easter, it sounds forth even more loudly in the surrounding stillness, “He is Risen!”In this time… … Read More


Easter Bunny and tooth fairy are ‘essential workers,’ New Zealand prime minister says

Governments around the world have shuttered businesses and asked workers who aren’t considered “essential” to stay home because of the rapid spread of coronavirus.Essential workers include doctors, nurses, grocery store clerks, ride-share drivers […] … Read More


Closed on Easter: Grocery stores including Trader Joe’s, BJ’s Wholesale Club will be closed because of COVID-19

More retailers will be closed for Easter than in past years because of the coronavirus pandemic.In addition to the long list of companies that have temporarily shuttered stores due to […] … Read More