"We should be taking steps to celebrate Easter in creative new ways: in art, literature, children’s games, poetry, music, dance, festivals, bells, special concerts, anything that comes to mind. This is our greatest festival. Take Christmas away, and in biblical terms you lose two chapters at the front of Matthew and Luke, nothing else. Take Easter away, and you don’t have a New Testament; you don’t have a Christianity… This is our greatest day. We should put the flags out."
N. T. Wright
King's College famously led the way at Christmas with a "new way": a festival of nine lessons and carols. But what do we have at Easter?
This service celebrates Holy Week through Easter -- but is this what Wright is after? Is there a way to celebrate Easter "on it's own"? Or do we always need to back up tell the whole Triduum story for the Easter message to make sense?
I honestly don't know. What does "new way" that is focused solely on the Easter message look like?
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