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John: an eyewitness account

Films, lesson plans and collective worship pack for Holy Week and Easter

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John: an eyewitness account

Films, lesson plans and collective worship pack for Holy Week and Easter

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  • Video gallery

This series of five films shows John and his scribe as they write down his account of the last days of Jesus’ life on earth. From the triumphant entry into Jerusalem to the Resurrection, the films outline the key events of Holy Week and Easter and offer insight into the […]

John – The Crucifixion

Episode 4 - downloadable film

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John – The Crucifixion

Episode 4 - downloadable film

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As John, Jesus’ mother Mary and the other women look on – Jesus is nailed to the cross and left to die. Is this really the end? Can no-one do anything to stop it?

John – The Arrest and Trial

Episode 3 - downloadable film

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John – The Arrest and Trial

Episode 3 - downloadable film

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The only way those who opposed Jesus could guarantee his silence was through having him crucified. However the death sentence could only be passed by the Roman governor and so after his arrest Jesus had to suffer questioning by many people as well as a […]

John – The Last Supper

Episode 2 - downloadable film

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John 15-12-29

John – The Last Supper

Episode 2 - downloadable film

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As Jesus and his disciples sit and eat together things begin to become very strange. Why does Jesus, the rabbi, wash his disciples feet and what is on Judas’ mind?

John – Triumphant Entry

Episode 1 - Downloadable film

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John 15-12-29

John – Triumphant Entry

Episode 1 - Downloadable film

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As the Passover approaches Jesus decides it is time for he and his disciples to go to Jerusalem. Little did the disciples know what was waiting for them in this busy city.

The Cross

What do Christians believe happened when Jesus died?

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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 […]

The Easter Story

The Last Supper. What does the Bible say about the Easter story?

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The Easter Story

The Last Supper. What does the Bible say about the Easter story?

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The Story of Jesus’ arrest, death, burial and resurrection is sometimes referred to as ‘The Easter Story’. It is a story that is told in all four of the Gospels; the books of the Bible which tell what happened in Jesus’ life. The film explains […]

The Easter Story

Jesus' trial. What does the Bible say about the Easter Story?

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The Easter Story

Jesus' trial. What does the Bible say about the Easter Story?

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  • Video

The story of Jesus’ arrest, death, burial and resurrection is sometimes referred to as ‘The Easter Story’. It is a story that is told in all four of the Gospels; the books of the Bible which tell what happened in Jesus’ life. The film explains […]

The Easter Story

Gethsemane and Jesus' arrest. What does the Bible say about the Easter story?

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The Easter Story

Gethsemane and Jesus' arrest. What does the Bible say about the Easter story?

  • Jesus
  • Video

The story of Jesus’ arrest, death, burial and resurrection is sometimes referred to as ‘The Easter Story’. It is a story that is told in all four of the Gospels; the books of the Bible which tell what happened in Jesus’ life. The film explains […]

The Easter Story: Doubtless

Is the idea that Jesus came back to life too much to believe?

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The Easter Story: Doubtless

Is the idea that Jesus came back to life too much to believe?

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Would you believe that a dead person could come back to life? It would be understandable to doubt it. One of Jesus’ disciples, Thomas, has gone down in history as the one who doubted the reports of Jesus’ resurrection. This film is based on that […]