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Easter Saturday 30 March

Psalm 104, Genesis 1:1-2:3,Romans 6:3-11, Luke 24:1-12 A song of praise Psalm 104 celebrates God’s creating work. In observing the natural world around him, the psalmist can do no other than lift his heart in praise. God, the cosmic sovereign, fills every corner of the universe. Splendour, majesty and light are his royal garments. The […]

Saturday 7 April

Holy Saturday Matthew 28:1-10 Tonight, Matthew’’s gospel recounts that, “Mary of Magdala, Mary the mother of James, and Salome, bought spices with which to go and anoint him.” Elizabeth Rooney in her poem Easter Saturday writes: “…Anger relaxes into despair as we remember our helplessness, remember him hanging there. We have purchased the spices but […]