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Her.meneutics was co-founded by Katelyn Beaty and Sarah Pulliam Bailey.

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How Do I Explain Easter to My Children?

April 20, 2011 11:30 AM

I don’t know how to explain Easter to my children — Penny, 5, and William, 2. I’ve tried two approaches so far. I’ve talked about it directly: “Some people killed Jesus and he died and God made him alive again.”...

Turning Child's Play into a Passion Play

April 9, 2010 11:07 AM

I’ll confess I’m not sorry to see Lent come to an end this year. Usually, I enjoy the Lenten season—although perhaps “enjoy” isn’t quite the right word. I love that the liturgical calendar has a space for penitence and discipline,...

Caught between the Easter Bunny and the Empty Grave

April 1, 2010 10:52 AM

For two weeks now, our kids have been singing, “Hosanna!” Penny, our 4-year-old, sings the whole song: “Hosanna to the King of Kings!” William, 20 months old, just repeats this new, favorite word. We went for a walk yesterday afternoon,...

Therefore Let Us Keep the Feast

March 30, 2010 9:51 AM

Last night’s sunset marked the beginning of Passover for millions of people worldwide. It is the only major Jewish holiday recognized by most mainstream calendars and celebrated by the U.S. President. Although the Jewish holiday lasts all week, until sunset...


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