Archbishop’s Easter Day Sermon

Easter Day
St George’s Cathedral
Sunday 1 April 2018
Acts 10:34-43 Mark 16:1-8

In a 2011 article the world-renowned physicist, Stephen Hawking, was reported as saying that heaven is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark. It created something of a storm in certain quarters. In a survey taken last year it was revealed that about 72% of Australian’s are afraid of the dark. I suspect that most of us are afraid of something, real or imagined, whether it is the dark or something else entirely. Fear is alive and well for many, many people in our communities.

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