Sunday Respite – Welcome to Spring


 

This week we celebrate on March 20 the Spring Equinox. For my Sunday Respite I chose “The Meaning of of the Spring Equinox.”  The notes say “An inspiring journey, set to beautiful music, into the history and current significance of the Spring Equinox”

I invite you to explore a relationship with the Christian tradition and many ancient and present religions, and their commonality. Among the Roman Catholic church and Protestant denominations, Easter Sunday falls on the first Sunday after the first full moon after MARCH-20, the nominal date of the Spring Equinox.

I offer you this video when you have some time for self-reflection.

Belsebuub & Angela Pritchard from Belsebuub expand upon the symbolic and spiritual significance of this time.

“…Throughout the world, the spring equinox is a time of great confrontation between the forces of darkness and light, in the death and resurrection of the central deities of sacred teachings throughout the world.

“It symbolizes what an initiate goes through in a definitive and important stage of self-realization, where the struggle between darkness and light creates the opposition needed to attain immortality. This is symbolized by the dark half of the year on one side of the spring equinox sun, and the light half of the year on the other…

 

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4 Responses to “Sunday Respite – Welcome to Spring”

  1. The Weekly Headlines – My Daily Musing Says:

    […] Sunday Respite – Welcome to Spring […]

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  2. Simply Linda Says:

    Sad to say, spring has not sprung in these parts of NY yet, sigh. lol

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    • bunkerville Says:

      Same here Linda… we had a taste last week, but brrr……

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      • Simply Linda Says:

        I was just reading, expecting the 4th Nor’easter this week…sigh…just never ending, so it seems.

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