Unfinished remains of an Easter homily attempt.
The Easter Vigil reconnects us to the history of the People of God: OUR history.
As uncomfortable as it is, Jesus chose only men to be priests because priests must be icons of Jesus.
If we ever feel alone in our suffering, we need only look to the Cross.
Discipleship means choosing Jesus above everything else, even the good things.
There is nothing we can do to change our status as sons and daughters of God.
I had a choice: check the boxes and tell myself that everything was fine, or do the hard thing, engage my problems, and try to grow. This is a choice we all face.