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Easter story re-enacted on Brent Tor

Easter story re-enacted on Brent Tor

Posted: 29th March, 2016

Over 50 people watched as parishioners from Brentor acted out scenes from the Easter Passion on Good Friday and carried the Cross up Brent Tor to the church of St Michael. Eight villagers acted out the six scenes, based loosely on the Stations of the Cross, with frequent costume changes. Churchwarden David Harris described it as “excellent outreach” with many staying for a short service of prayer, readings and reflection. He added: “We’d like to thank Alison…

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‘Easter is the pilot project for the whole of creation’

Posted: 27th March, 2016

IN the middle of all the anxiety of bombings, of politics, of climate change, we are called to be the bearers of hope, said Bishop Robert in his Easter sermon at Exeter Cathedral this morning. “Today the risen Christ gives us hope in the midst of our anxiety. He refuses to allow us to settle for the pervasive withering of life. He disturbs our lethargy, sets us free, and bids us to live,” he said….

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