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The parish of

Kings Norton

Part of the Church of England

April 2010

Happy Easter! As we shall shout at the Lighting of the Easter Candle, “May the light of Christ, risen in glory, scatter all the darkness of our hearts and minds.”

We all need a good alleluia now and then, and this is the time for renewing that possibility. But however cheering it is to have a day of rejoicing, flowers and chocolate, “normal” life soon returns, so often and so quickly shrouding certain hope in all too familiar worries.

That's why the church keeps Easter for seven weeks, not just one day...

Read more in From the Rector.