Easter

“God has raised this Jesus to life, and we are all witnesses of the fact.”

The Apostle Peter, Acts 2:32 (NIV)

Past events

In 2018 Easter Sunday will be on 1 April. Details to follow nearer the time. Below are the details for 2017.

Maundy Thursday

Thursday 13 April 2017

Past event

8.00 pm

Maundy Thursday

Maundy Thursday Communion

Good Friday

Friday 14 April

Past event

11.30 am

Brighton Hill Walk of Witness

Start with a brief service at our church (Baptist Church, Gershwin Rd). Then carry a cross via Asda to The Church of Christ the King.

Easter Sunday

Sunday 16 April

Past event

When we celebrate that Jesus rose from the dead and is alive today!

10.30 am

Easter Day Service

What’s Easter all about?

Easter celebrates the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, and is central to the Christian faith. Explore the following web sites to find out more:

On the third day

re-jesus

From Good Friday to Easter Sunday...
Explore the meaning of Easter on the rejesus web site.

Evidence for the Resurrection

searching for truth

Did Jesus really rise from the dead? Or are there any other explanations? Professor Josh McDowell examines the evidence.

Why Easter?

Why Easter?

Answer your questions. The Hows, Wheres, but mostly the Whys!
www.whyeaster.com

Dating Method

Easter calendar

Wonder how the date for Easter is determined and why it changes every year? The Astronomical Society of South Australia explains all.

Read the events of the first Easter in the Bible:

an open Bible

The Last Supper

Matthew 21:17-30

On trial before Pilate

Matthew 27:15-26

The Crucifixion

Luke 23:32-47

Jesus appears to Mary

John 20:1, 11-18

(Bible links from BibleGateway.com)

updated 17 April 2017