Read Archbishop Welby’s Easter Sermon, preached at Canterbury Cathedral on Easter Day 2018.
Readings: Acts 10:34-43, John 20:1-18
The things that are on the one hand most straightforward and decisive often carry with them the greatest implications and consequences. It’s true of love – the strongest of all emotions with the widest repercussions. It is true of faith – the simple act of trusting lived out in a thousand complicated ways. It is true of life. It is true of death.
On this day we celebrate the simplest of events, the historic reality of the resurrection of Jesus, on the third day, after his execution and burial. Read the full sermon >