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James Carroll

Passover and the Passion

By James Carroll
April 2, 2007

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WHY IS THIS week different from all other weeks? It begins with Passover and ends with Easter. These two rituals are rites of spring, yet each is the organizing act of a religion that has spent most of two millennia in tension with the other. Because the Christian observances of Holy Week are structured around the last days of Jesus, ... (Full article: 760 words)

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