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Part I

A Sermons & Sermon - Lectionary Resources Page
-- Richard & Charlene Fairchild --
From Kir-Shalom to you - A very blessed and holy Easter Greeting.

A Holy Easter - Welcome!
A Holy Easter: Part II

"The Spirit Immediately Drove Him Into The Wilderness"
Forty Days and Forty Nights

Baptism & Temptation.

His Ministry

His Teachings
Christ's Object Lessons: On the parables.
The Prayer Jesus Taught Us

His Miracles

His Promises
The Spirithome Web Site: Website and Online book by R. Longman. Excellent resource!

His Mission

"Jesus Foretells His Death And Resurrection"
'Take Up Your Cross,' The Saviour Said

Easter: Dating
Easter Dating Method
The Easter Dates from 1901 to 2078
Calculation of the Ecclesiastical Calendar: Highly recommended. Very informative.

Liturgy, Prayers, Music

Shrove Tuesday
Mardi Gras means "Fat Tuesday" in contrast to the "lean-ness" or fasting of Lent.
About Mardi Gras: Secular.
Mardi Gras In New Orleans: Secular.
History of Mardi Gras Carnival in New Orleans: Secular.

Ash Wednesday
Ash Wednesday Sermon and Liturgy Year A from Sermons and Sermon-Lectionary Resources.
Ash Wednesday Sermon and Liturgy Year B from Sermons and Sermon-Lectionary Resources.
Ash Wednesday
Sermon Feb . 21st, 1996
Ash Wednesday Prayers
Sermons For Ash Wednesday

Lenten Calendars
Lenten Calendars: From A Holy Easter.

Lenten (& Easter) Family Preparations
Lent and Easter: A Sourcebook For Families
Grace Before Meals
Daily Lectionary: Lent Year One
7 Basic Steps To Fasting & Prayer
Fridge Art: Fridge Art items are fun family centred activities designed to bring liturgical life of church into the home..
The Science of Repentance: A meditation on the meaning of Lent.

Lenten & Easter Meditations.
Meditating on the Passion of Jesus
1998 Lenten Devotionals: Year C; Reformation Lutheran.
1997 Lenten Devotionals: Year B; Reformation Lutheran.
1999 Lenten Devotionals: Year A; Reformation Lutheran.
Lenten Devotional: Year C; Faith United Church of Christ.
Lenten Devotions 1997: Year C; McMasters UMC.
Meditations For The Lenten Season: From book by H. Clifford Fox et al.
Lenten Devotions: First Presbyterian Church, Lake Jackson, Texas.
The Holy Season Of Lent: EWTN; daily reflection.
Easter & Lent Meditations
Lenten Meditations Pages: From JustPeace - A series of daily Lenten meditations on justice and peace.

Lent: Other
CathOnline Lenten Pages
The Lenten Triodion: Orthodox Church resource.
Lenten Triodion
The Roman Catholic Lectionary For Mass
Revised Common Lectionary: Leads to readings for all three years.
Lenten Walk: From Ministry and Liturgy magazine.
Sunday Gospels In Lent

Lenten Articles, Letters
Lenten Sacrifice and The Awareness of God: By Rev. Nicholas Cirillo in Spirituality Today.
Lenten Penance
Lenten Articles

Lent & Easter History & Traditions
Lent Info
CathOnline Easter Pages.
Lent Rules
Catholic Online Lenten Pages
Lent & Easter: A Sourcebook For Families

Lenten Sermons
Sermon & Sermon - Lectionary Resources: Our own resource centre for Lectionary preachers.
Lent I 1996: Christ the King Lutheran.
Lent IV 1996
Lent V 1996

"Who Do People Say That I Am?"
All Hail The Power Of Jesus' Name

Who & Why?
Who Is Jesus?
Prophecies of the Messiah
The Quest For The Historical Jesus
Contemporary Scholarship and the Historical Evidence for the Resurrection of Jesus Christ: Professor William Craig.
Reflection On The Historical Jesus And The Early Church
The Jesus Seminar Forum
The Revised Quest Of Jesus: Recent Reaction
Jesus Who Was and Who Is: Frederick Buechner.
Church History and Christian Theology Resources
Jesus and the Intellectual: Campus Crusade.
Who Is Jesus? (interactive): Campus Crusade For Christ.

Where It Took Place
Israel Bible Museum Virtual Tour
Jerusalem in Old Maps & Views: From Israel.
Aish Ha Torah: Window On The Western Wall: Web Cam.
Virtual Holyland: Links to Encyclopedia Judaica, Holycams, travel, info, much more.
HolyLand Network - A Virtual Pilgrimage to the Land of Jesus

The Biblical Accounts, Studies & History
Introduction to the Gospels and Acts
Harmony of the four Gospels: Garvey & Pendleton.
Living Water: The Gospel of John
Yahoo! Society & Culture Christianity History

Religious Symbols
Suzetta's Christian Legends & Symbols
Religious Icon and Image Archive
Christian Symbols: Orthodox.
The Spirituality of the Catacombs

"Hosanna! Blessed is He Who Comes In The Name Of The Lord"
Ride On, Ride On In Majesty

Palm/Passion Sunday
A Dramatic Reading Of The Passion Story: A Kir-Shalom offering by and from Rev. Rick Nelson of Fayette City - Concord United Methodist Charge. Especially appropriate for Palm Sunday of Year A.

CathOnline Palm Sunday Page
Palm Sunday 1996.

Holy Week
CathOnline Wednesday of Holy Week
Holy Week and Pascha In Jerusalem
About Holy Week: Ken Collins.
Interactive Passion History
A Guided Meditation for Holy Week and Easter: Featuring artwork from the Isenheimer Altarpiece.
Journey Through Holy Week: Two resources to use with children during Holy Week. They are based on a resource booklet produced for our Diocese of Swansea and Brecon in the Church in Wales.

Maundy Thursday
Liturgy for Maundy Thursday: An Informal Liturgy featuring the Eucharist and the Consecration of Holy Oil. Also instructions on how to prepare Holy Oil in your own kitchen. From Kir-Shalom to you.

Catholic Online Holy Thursday Page
Maundy Thursday 1996
Sermons For Holy Thursday

The Last Supper
Chalice: Icon from Christian Saj.
The Last Supper - links to images

Passover General
The PASCHAL Feast in the Bible
PEASACH: From Yom Tov.
Passover on the Net.
Judaism Resources: From Kir-Shalom's Connections.
Remembering the Passover and Exodus: Preface to the readings from Exodus.

Passover Haggadah
Uncle Eli's Passover Haggadah Index (for kids)

Passover Seders
Family Passover Meal.
Virtual Seder Plate

Passover Recipes
Passover Recipes
Passover Recipes

"I Am Deeply Grieved, Even To Death; Stay Here And Keep Awake"
Go To Dark Gethsemane
In The Garden
Gethsemane: Prayer and Arrest
The Agony In The Garden: St. Peter's, Nottingham.

Arrested, Tried, Convicted and Sentenced
Jesus ON Trial: Matthew's Account
Jesus On Trial Commentary

Stations of the Cross
CathOnline Stations of the Cross
Stations of the Cross.
Stations from Saint Bron's!: A must see! Drawings by the children of the parish school. Also a Spanish version.
Stations of the Cross: EWTN; reflections.
Following Jesus At The Stations of the Cross: The Passionist Missionaries.
The Garden Way of the Cross: Written in 1993 for the Mary Garden of St. Catherine of Siena Church, Portage, Michigan by Father Thomas A. Stanley, S.M.
Born for This: A modern, dramatic and moving version of the Stations of the Cross.

"They Led Him Out To Crucify Him"
Were You There When They Crucified My Lord?
O Come And Mourn With Me A While

Good Friday
Good Friday Worship - The Seven Last Words From The Cross: A special service from Kir-Shalom.
Good Friday Worship - The Way of The Cross: (Stations of) A special service from Kir-Shalom.
Good Friday Worship - The Nails of The Cross: A special service from Kir-Shalom.
Good Friday Worship - Were You There: A "dramatic" service from Kir-Shalom.
Good Friday: Poem by Ennis Clare..
CathOnline Good Friday Page
Reliving The Passion: By Walter Wangerin.
Study Guide: Reliving the Passion
Why Do We Call It 'Good' Friday?
Interactive Passion History: From Lutheran pastor Guy Marquardt on mission in Brazil.
A Service of Contemplation: From David Beswick. "Primarily a service of contemplation on the scripture passages in the lectionary...rehearses the story beginning with the promises and insights of the Old Covenant and concentrates on the details of the work of Christ as the suffering servant."
Meditating on the Passion of Jesus: The Passionist Missionaries.

Crucifixion Transparency
Crucifixion: Tom Scharbach, RCIA Graphics.
Crucifixion: Art by Christina Saj.
Crucifixion In Antiquity: By Joe Zias, Curator of Archaeology/Anthropology for the Israel Antiquities Authority from 1972 to 1997.
Medical Aspects of the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ: Compiled by David Terasaka, M.D. Alternate site
The Physical Death Of Jesus Christ: William D. Edwards, MD; Wesley J. Gabel, MDiv; Floyd E. Hosmer, MS, AMI. Reprinted from the JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. Alternate site
A Physician Testifies About The Crucifixion: By Dr. C. Truman Davis.
The Crucifixion in Shockwave
The Crucifixion of Jesus: A meditation and prayers by Victor Hoagland, C.P.
The Cross Of Christ: The Message of the Cross.

The Easter Vigil
Holy Week Lectionary Year A
Holy Week Lectionary Year B
Holy Week Lectionary Year C
As Easter Draws Near: The Exultet is the poem proclaimed at the Easter vigil.

"Why Do You Look For The Living Among The Dead? He Is Not Here; He Is Risen."
Jesus Christ Is Risen Today, Alleluia!

Jesus Christ's Life, Death and Resurrection

Easter Lectionary
Lectionary Readings For The Season of Easter, Year A
Daily Lectionary: Easter Year One
Daily Lectionary Year Two Easter Season

Easter Sunrise and Easter Sunday Services (Liturgies)
Sermon and Liturgy for Easter Sunrise: This one can obviously work for any year. From Kir-Shalom. Calculate Sunrise at The US Naval Observatory
Sermon and Liturgy for Easter Sunday - Year A: from Kir-Shalom.
Current Lent Easter Sermons Etc: From Rev. Richard Fairchild.

Easter Day Sermons
He Is Risen!
The Easter Sermon of John Crysostom
God Is Love.
Easter: Rev. Dr. Labib Kobti.
Sermons For Easter Sunday

Easter Articles
Two Reflections On Thomas and The Story Of Easter
The Morning After: A Post Easter Meditation..

Sundays of Easter
Fifth Sunday of Easter, Jn14/1-12
Post Easter Sundays: Orthodox.
Cantate Sunday: Fourth Sunday of Easter.

Special Days & Events During the Easter Season

Early Church Fathers & Other Witnesses
Testimonium Flavianum: Josephus On Jesus

Creeds and Prayers
Creeds From The Bible

"Do Not Be Afraid; Go And Tell My Brothers"
O Sons And Daughters Let Us Sing

Special Easter Indexes: Christian
Christworld - Images of Christ and Meditation: A very graphical and artistic site containing much of interest around Lent, Holy Week and Easter (as well as Sunday by Sunday reflections). This entire site is an offering from the Passionists Research Center and is well worth a look. (Apr 00)
Easter Eternal: Beautiful page from Latimer UMC, South Carolina.
Easter In Cyberspace
Easter In Cyberspace: A Christian Perspective.
The Glory of Easter: ACTS International..
Easter Reflections

Special Secular Easter Indexes & Pages
Easter on the Net.
Billy Bear's Easter & Spring Links
Easter From The Holidays Page
The Rabbit Hutch - Kids' Exchange: The Mining Company.

Special Christian Easter Pages
Christ Has Risen!
He Is Risen!
Annie's Easter Page: Absolutely a must-see. Visually appealing. Great content.
Jesus Christ's Death & Resurrection
'Twas the Night Before Easter!: A parody at Peggie's Place: This Easter parody, ficticious in nature, is based on the true, Biblical story of Jesus and His Resurrection, found in John 20:1-31.

Easter Liturgical Music
Primarily A Cappella
Resurrection Song: From Songs of Praise website created by Elton Smith and featuring music by Elton Smith "and a whole bunch of other people to the glory and praise of God."

Easter Hymns & Carols & Midi Music
Lenten Hymns: Lyrics from Anglican Hymnal Online.
Easter Hymns: Lyrics from Anglican Hymnal Online.
The Cyber Hymnal: Midi music, words, hymn stories. Excellent!
Prelude for Good Friday: By young composer Jillian Schultheis.
Christian Hymnal

Easter Poems
Eloi, Eloi, Lama Sabachthani: Keith Clayton, Jr.
Disciple At Easter Dawn

Internet Presentations of Easter Story
The Easter Story: From Uses Macromedia Flash 5, Get Flash Free

Easter Books & Stories
The Three Wishes.

Easter Stories by Dr. Wilson
Easter Stories And Articles
A Companion Along The Way
A Soldier's View of the Tomb
I Have Seen The Lord: Mary Magdalene
Easter Articles
As you observe a Holy Lent and look forward to Easter Day may the blessings of Discipleship
and Grace Upon Grace from God's rich storehouse be yours!

The church Gif is a pencil sketch of Corinth United Church, Corinth, Ontario
drawn by Bryan Hewitt of Corinth United, 1994. All rights reserved.

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