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Bible Quest – Holy Week

What is so important for Christians about Holy Week and Easter?

Easter is the most important Christian festival. It is the time that Christians remember Jesus’ crucifixion, when he died on the cross, and his resurrection, when he came back to life.

These series of  films are the Bible’s  account of some of the key events that happened during Holy Week and Easter – they also contain extra teaching material.

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