(CNSNews.com) - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said at the beginning of her press conference on Holy Thursday that “Christ has risen.”
She also wished people “joy” for Passover, Easter and Ramadan.
“Hello, everyone. Good morning, if you’re on the West Coast. Wherever you are, have a good day,” she said.
Holy Thursday, a very special day in this Holy Week,” she said. “Whether you’re observing Passover, as this would be the day of Christ’s Passover, the Last Supper and Passover Seder, the Last Supper. And then, of course, Easter Sunday coming up.
“This is the most glorious feast in the liturgy,” said Pelosi.
“Christmas is joyous. Easter is glorious. Christ has risen,” she said.
“So, I'm very, shall we say, excited about what is happening this week in this season of spring, the season of renewal, this season of Holy Week,” she said.
“Whether it's Passover, Easter, Ramadan, whatever you observe or don't observe, I wish you the joy of the season,” said Pelosi.