Thousands of new Catholics were baptized and thousands more Christians were received into full communion with the Catholic Church at the Easter vigil last weekend.
Jeanette DeMelo, communications director for the Archdiocese of Denver (and recently named editor and chief of the Register, to start in June), reflected on the vigil Mass’ beginnings in darkness and the symbolism of its transformation into full light.
“Christ our light comes and breaks through the darkness that we experience in suffering and in death and in sin,” she told EWTN News April 9. “I think that also happens for each of those people who are coming into full communion with the Church. There is that experience of...READ MORE