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The Resurrection Collection: Easter 2022

The Resurrection Collection: Easter 2022

To mark Easter 2022, here you’ll find eight images of the Risen Christ found in Catholic churches across Britain. This collection of stained glass windows, mosaic and paintings picture various scenes of the Resurrection of Jesus. You might explore one per day during the Easter Octave (Easter Sunday and the following week), or alternatively, dip … Continue reading The Resurrection Collection: Easter 2022

<strong>8. St Thomas doubts Christ (John 20:24-29)</strong>

8. St Thomas doubts Christ (John 20:24-29)

Eight days later, the disciples were again in the house, and on this occasion Thomas was with them. Although the doors were locked, Jesus came and stood in their midst, and he said, “Peace be with you.” Then he said to Thomas, “Put your finger here and see my hands. Reach out your hand and put it into my side. Do not doubt any longer, but believe.

3. Christ appears to St Mary Magdalene (John 20:11-18)

3. Christ appears to St Mary Magdalene (John 20:11-18)

Mary turned around and saw Jesus standing there, but she did not realize that it was Jesus. Jesus said to her, “Woman, why are you weeping? Whom are you looking for?” Thinking he was the gardener, she said to him, “Sir, if you have removed him, tell me where you have put him, and I will take him away.” Jesus said to her, “Mary!” She turned and said to him in Hebrew, “Rabbouni!”

<strong>2. The Women find an Empty Tomb (Matthew 28:1-10)</strong>

2. The Women find an Empty Tomb (Matthew 28:1-10)

The angel said to the women, “Do not be afraid! I know that you are looking for Jesus who was crucified. He is not here, for he has been raised, as he promised he would be. Come and see the place where he lay. Then go quickly and tell his disciples: ‘He has been raised from the dead and now he is going ahead of you to Galilee. There you will see him.’

Jonah and the Whale (Jonah 2:1-10)

Jonah and the Whale (Jonah 2:1-10)

This mosaic tells the story of the Prophet Jonah, who – like Christ – was from Galilee. Jonah lived during the reign of King Jeroboam II of Israel, in the 8th century BC (2 Kings 14:25). His ministry, which is described in the book named after him, reflects several themes – reluctance to serve God, … Continue reading Jonah and the Whale (Jonah 2:1-10)