Although we profess and declare that Jesus Christ is risen, and that through the resurrection, death has been defeated – sometimes it can feel like nothing much has in fact changed. Just this morning the news announced the discovery of a the dead bodies of around 100 young men killed in Syria – many showing signs of torture before being executed, and then some 125 soldiers killed in Pakistan when their army camp was overtaken by an avalanche. If death has been defeated – why is there still so much of the stuff around us. What does the resurrection mean and where can we receive something of the resurrection ourselves?
Recorded at St Mary’s, Leppington, 8am
E1B; Easter Sunday morning