Bishop Trevor’s Easter Message 2017

Astonished by Christ

Shock. Amazement. Disbelief. Fear. When Jesus’ disciples discovered that their Lord had risen from the dead you could’ve knocked them over with a feather. They went to Jesus’ grave to observe the rituals of their grief – to anoint Christ’s body, to do what was required of them – not because that would make anything better, it was simply what you did in such situations. Yet they found themselves confronted with an empty tomb and heavenly messengers declaring the words that changed everything: “He is not here. He is risen.” Read more »