St Mary's is an Open Church - Open to God, Open to You
ALLELUIA! CHRIST IS RISEN.
HE IS RISEN INDEED. ALLELUIA
r Grant tells an anecdote for the day and recommends we watch the Bishop of St Albans (see below)
Fr Grant recommends that we watch Bishop Alan preaching for Easter 2 based on the scripture, John 20: 19-end, which describes the time after the Resurrection when the disciples were together behind locked doors.....
The Church of England Service for this Sunday is with the Revd Canon Leah Vasey-Saunders and her family. She is Precentor at Wakefield Cathedral, one of the three cathedrals in the Diocese of Leeds.
There is also a link to this and other services from the Church of England media webpage
For the full text of today's Morning, Evening and Night Prayer plus Prayer during the Day go to Daily Prayer on the Church of England website (scroll down that page).
For links to other local churches and sources for services go to Other Ways to Worship
Two great Easter Hymns - click on links for videos
Jesus Christ is risen today - with lyrics Hereford Cathedral
Thine be the Glory - with lyrics St Mary's, Portsea
and an Easter chant from Taizé - A virtual choir sings In resurrectione tua Christe coeli et terra laetentur!
(In your resurrection, Christ, heaven and earth rejoice!) To celebrate Easter Sunday 50 young adults from all over the world - singers and instrumentalists - joined in the chant from their homes.
Peppercorn Place and the Easter Garden
The Empty Tomb
The Easter Garden
CANDLE OF HOPE Churches Together in England - Call to prayer on Sundays at 7.00pm