Associated Press: Christianity’s most joyous feast day was celebrated worldwide with the faithful spaced apart in pews and singing choruses of “Hallelujah” through face coverings on a second Easter Sunday marked by pandemic precautions.
The New York Times: Last year, the pandemic forced the cancellation of the Good Friday procession in Jerusalem. This Holy Week, local Christians are thronging the streets of the Old City.
Religion News Service: We know that the crisis is not yet over, but as Easter heralds the return of spring, we see signs of hope all around us.
The Conversation: It’s harder to learn when you are suffering from hunger or searching for your next meal.
The Guardian: Percentage of churchgoing Americans is steadily falling, and the swirl of rightwing politics and Christianity is playing a key role