Shine, shine, O new Jerusalem: the Glory of the Lord has shone on thee!
For the feast of the resurrection, we have added a short excerpt from an Ephremic text On Repentence. It is, to our knowledge, the only work in the corpus which contains the phrase Χριστὸς ἀνέστη (Christ is risen!).
Image: Gospel lesson for the Paschal liturgy (prologue to John), from Vaticanus gr. 1523. Click here to view the manuscript.