Tag Archives: Easter

Thomas the disciple and Paddington the Bear

    Some time ago the film Paddington Bear 2 came out. If, like me you are fan of Paddington, you will know the story and the character of Paddington Bear. Michael Bond was the author of the Paddington Bear … Continue reading

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Happy Easter

What is Easter all about? Why do we have so much chocolate?  CBBC explains the history of Easter, eggs and chocolate.   A weekend of wet weather in the UK could certainly turn us all into eating chocolate. But the real … Continue reading

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Easter 2016

Easter  March 27th 2016 Alleluia, Christ is Risen! The Easter story is at the heart of Christianity. Easter is the most important festival in the Christian calendar. It celebrates the resurrection  of Jesus, three days after he was executed. The … Continue reading

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The Stations of the Cross on Good Friday

Via Dolorosa Last year on pilgrimage to the Holy Land we walked along the Via Dolorosa. The Via Dolorosa, or the Way of Sorrow, winds along the narrow streets of Jerusalem’s Old City. It is the traditional route and follows … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday Mark11:1-11 Turmoil, Trouble and Triumph   Palm Sunday is a real marker in the church year. We go from Lent and within a week are at the cross. A week full of downs and ups, but it starts … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday April 5th Is there Hope?  Matthew 28:1- 10  Acts 10 34-43 Alleluia, Christ is Risen! He is Risen indeed, Alleluia! What a week! Quite a story, starting with the triumphal ride into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday on the … Continue reading

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