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Holy Week and Easter

What happened during this amazing week?

  • Festivals
  • Timeline

How did Jesus arrive in Jerusalem? What happened when he saw the temple courtyard turned into a market place? Why did a lady pour perfume over Jesus’ feet? What happened to Jesus’ friends when he was arrested? This timeline will help you to discover more […]

Crucifixion and Burial

A Good Friday Service in a Catholic Church

How do Catholics remember Jesus' death?

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What is the Lord’s Passion? What is remembered on Good Friday? Why do Catholics hold the service at 3pm? Watch this film to see how Catholics remember the events of Good Friday.

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Holy Thursday or Maundy Thursday

How do Catholics celebrate the Mass of the Last Supper?

  • Festivals
  • Video

What happened during the last meal that Jesus shared with his disciples before his death? How do Catholics celebrate this meal? How do Catholics remember the sacrifice Jesus made on the cross?

Why did Jesus die?

The cross

What do Christians believe happened when Jesus died?

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Is anyone perfect? Is it even worth trying to be perfect? What is sin? Is there any consequence to sin? What does it mean for us that Jesus died on the cross? Find out a Christian view about sin, the impact it has on us […]

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The Beginning of Lent

What happens on Ash Wednesday?

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Ash Wednesday is the day after Shrove Tuesday and signals the start of Lent. It is called ‘Ash Wednesday’ because Lent is a time when people are sorry for the wrong things in their lives and ashes are used in the Bible as signs of […]

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Resurrection evidence

What happened to Jesus' body?

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After Jesus was crucified, his body was placed in a cave and a large rock was rolled in front of the entrance. Roman guards were ordered to stand and keep watch over it to ensure that the body wasn’t stolen. However, after three days, Christians […]

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LENT

What happens during Lent?

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Lent is a special time in the Church’s calendar that takes place each spring in the run up to Easter. It begins in either late February or early March with Ash Wednesday. Lent lasts for 40 days and ends the day before Easter Sunday, on […]

Salvation

The Easter Story: The Centurion’s story

What happened when Jesus was on the cross?

  • Jesus
  • Video

The Bible says that Jesus died by being crucified by the Romans – that is, being nailed to a cross and left to die. The gospels quote a Roman soldier who watched Jesus die as saying ‘Surely this man was the Son of God.’ This […]

Corruption

How do Christians respond to corruption?

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Corruption

How do Christians respond to corruption?

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What is corruption? CORRUPTION… is the abuse of power for private gain at the expense of others. It happens at every level, everywhere. It’s in societies, businesses and governments. means the amount of money “lost” each year from nations’ economies is huge – US$1 trillion […]

Pilgrims’ Diary: The Two Saints Way

What is is like to go on a Pilgrimage?

  • Life
  • Video gallery
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Pilgrims’ Diary: The Two Saints Way

What is is like to go on a Pilgrimage?

  • Life
  • Video gallery

What is pilgrimage? Why would you go on a pilgrimage? What is a pilgrimage like? What do you learn on a pilgrimage? Watch this day to day diary of a group of men who decided to do the Two Saints Way Pilgrimage Walk from Chester […]

Marriage & Divorce

How does divorce and Christianity fit together?

  • Relationships
  • Video
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Marriage & Divorce

How does divorce and Christianity fit together?

  • Relationships
  • Video

Should you remarry after you have been divorced? Are those who have been divorced allowed to remarry in church? Are Christians open to those who have been divorced? The Church has often been divided on the issue of divorce and remarriage. Some churches now allow […]

Christian Family Life

How does being a Christian impact family life?

  • Issues
  • Video
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Christian Family Life

How does being a Christian impact family life?

  • Issues
  • Video

Does it make a difference to your family if you are a Christian? Can your faith help to solve arguments? Is it important to pray for your family? Discover one couple’s experience of how Christianity has impacted their family life.

Getting ready for Shrove Tuesday

What does Jack need to buy to make pancakes for Shrove Tuesday?

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Getting ready for Shrove Tuesday

What does Jack need to buy to make pancakes for Shrove Tuesday?

  • Festivals
  • Video

Enjoy this fun film that shows Andi and Jack helping Granddad out by doing his shopping and at the same time buying the ingredients to make pancakes.

Making Pancakes for Shrove Tuesday

Why do we eat pancakes on Shrove Tuesday?

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  • Video
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Making Pancakes for Shrove Tuesday

Why do we eat pancakes on Shrove Tuesday?

  • Festivals
  • Video

Why do we make pancakes on Shrove Tuesday? What ingredients do you need to make a tasty pancake? In this fun film Jack and Callum learn how to make a pancake and also talk about what Shrove Tuesday is. Click here to download Instructions for […]

WHAT IS PILGRIMAGE?

Why would a Christian decide to go on a pilgrimage?

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WHAT IS PILGRIMAGE?

Why would a Christian decide to go on a pilgrimage?

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Are there any places in the world that you would love to visit? Take a moment to think about why. Perhaps you chose somewhere that is associated with someone special – for example, the town or country your grandparents were born, or where a hero […]

Communion

Why and how do Christians celebrate this really important shared meal?

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Communion

Why and how do Christians celebrate this really important shared meal?

  • Worship
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What are the most important events in your life? Being born is pretty important, which is why most people remember and celebrate it every year on their birthday. For Christians, communion is an action that helps them remember and celebrate. In communion, Christians eat bread and drink […]