Lawrence Moore, director of the Windermere Centre, reflects on the “godlessness and horror” of Good Friday.
“The task of Christian theology”, says the German theologian Jürgen Moltmann, “is to restore Good Friday in all its godlessness and horror”.
Hassocks United Reformed Church, West Sussex, hosted a service focussing upon the Stations of the Cross – a tradition more often associated with Catholic and some Anglican churches. The event was one of a series organised by Churches Together in Hassocks. Forty people from the various local churches attended.
The ZI (Zero Intolerance) steering group, together with the liaison group, met for the final time on the afternoon of 29 March 2012. Following the Mission Council decision of 23 March 2012 to terminate the ZI initiative, it is no longer a project of the URC and no more money will be spent on it (although all associated costs up to and including the cost of yesterday’s meeting will be paid in full).