“Miracles of Spring” by Ilene Haykus

Easter and Passover are celebrated this month, but this time of year is about much more than dying eggs and eating matzo. The Spring Equinox last month, and the biblical stories upon which the holidays of Easter and Passover are based, mark periods of transformation and renewal in their respective faith traditions. As Unitarian Universalists, what meaning might these important celebrations have for us today?