From Pope Benedict's Easter homily this morning:
From his Urbi et Orbi Message (to the Church and to the World):
His Easter Greeting (given in many languages):
From last night's Easter Vigil homily:
In the Easter Vigil, the Holy Father spoke about the great symbols of light, water, and song in the Easter Vigil liturgy. Here is his conclusion, at the end of the discussion of the song of the "Alleluia":
The Vatican has a page on Holy Week 2009 with links to the Holy Father's homilies for Palm Sunday, Holy Thursday, and Good Friday, as well as the text for the Way of the Cross and the homilies for the Easter Vigil and Easter
Picture: "Resurrection" by Pieter Lastman, 1612, from the Getty Museum. Photo by me.