Walk of Witness

Home » News » Walk of Witness
Walk of Witness 01
Walk of Witness
Walk of Witness
Walk of Witness
Walk of Witness

As part of their Eastertide observance, members of local congregations met together on Good Friday 15th April, under the banner of Churches Together in Haddenham, to participate in a public act of worship and a walk of witness through the village.

Beginning at Townend Green, the group — led this year by Rev Jonny Fillis on behalf of Haddenham Baptis Church — processed along Dollicott, past the Rising Sun to Fort End. From there they walked down the High Street and on to the Catholic church. The group then walked along The Croft and Gibson Lane before emerging onto Church End.

Along the way, the group stopped at various points to hear Easter readings and to offer prayers and hymns.

With assistance from Jonny Fillis, the heavy timber cross was carried by Ross Marshall who is the part-time non-stipendary Minister at the Baptist church.

At St Mary's Church the group joined a larger congregation from the Methodist, Baptist, Catholic and Anglican churches for a service to mark Good Friday.

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Bottle Stall at Fete
Haddenham Webteam: Sat 21 May 8:15pm

🎪Help needed! Haddenham Village Fete will return this year on Saturday 11th June, 13.00 -- 16.30, at Church End.One of the main aims is to raise money for local good causes and organisations.Community events like this rely heavily on adult volunteers so if you are able to lend a hand in any way, we'd love to hear from you. If you can spare just 1 — 1.5 hours you will still have loads...

Belfast Poster
Haddenham Webteam: Thu 19 May 7:30am

Haddenham Screen is returning after the Covid break on Tuesday 24th May.Organisers look forward to seeing all their supporters from pre-pandemic days and all other residents of Haddenham and the surrounding villages to their programme of some of the best movies released recently . Tickets available online or at the doorThe re-opening presentation...

Unhappy Doctor 01
Helen Salisbury: Mon 16 May 6:30pm

Following recent criticisms in certain national newspapers and on social media of the current state of General Practice in this country, we have chosen to reproduce a letter published in the latest edition of the British Medical Journal, written by a GP based in Oxfordshire.Where have our GPs gone?That question topped the 3 May front page of the Daily Mail--a tabloid newspaper not known for...