John and Peter rush to the tomb.
If it’s empty, as she said,
Prayers rise to their lips
leap from their hands.
God runs to meet them,
Credits and References:
Painting of the disciples Peter and John running to the tomb on the morning of the resurrection by Eugène Burnand (1850-1921) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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About Esther Hizsa
Esther is a spiritual director and writer. She lives in Burnaby with her husband, Fred, and they have two grown children and two grandchildren.