Reflections and services for Holy Week and Easter
All of our daily, live-streamed content for Holy Week and Easter is now available below.
7am livestreamed Eucharist from Bishopscourt.
Easter Morning Order of Service: view and download here
Bishop Rachel’s Easter Day Sermon 2020
The service is also on Facebook live and Twitter
The Bishops Staff team read a dramatised telling of St John’s account of the Passion, with a short reflection before and after.
Listen via Soundcloud:
Thank you to the thousands of people who joined us live online this morning. The subtitled recording is now available below, including BSL sign language for the sermon at 11 minutes:
Archdeacon of Cheltenham, The Ven Phil Andrew shares his reflection for the day.
Archdeacon of Gloucester, The Ven Hilary Dawson shares her reflection for the day.
Our Cathedral Dean, the Very Revd Stephen Lake shares his reflection for the day:
Palm Sunday, 7am
Bishop Robert shares his reflection for the day:
Popular archived ‘Easter’ news articles:
- Feeding the 5,000
- Livestreaming services and groups – even without wifi
- Prayer and reflection at the end of your day
- Why do Christians put a cross in an Easter garden? (South Glos UC EYFS Salvation)
- 2019: Chrism Eucharist at Gloucester Cathedral
- Maundy Thursday 2018: Clergy and lay ministers come together to renew vows
- Churches go live online in radical movement across the UK
- Bishop Rachel’s Easter Day sermon 2017
- Bishop Rachel’s Holy Week 2017
- Bishop Rachel’s Easter Day sermon 2020
- Why does Easter matter to Christians? (Glos 1.5)
- Joining the Maundy Thursday act of worship
- Bishop Rachel Maundy Thursday sermon, 2017
- Mothering Sunday: Bishop Rachel’s sermon
- Bishop Rachel’s Holy Week, 2017