Shouldering the burden for Christ on Good Friday in Witney

Witney Gazette: Duncan Enright leads the Walk of Witness along Witney High Street Buy this photo Duncan Enright leads the Walk of Witness along Witney High Street

COUNCILLOR Duncan Enright carried a cross on Good Friday for Churches Together in Witney’s annual Silent Walk of Witness.

The procession started at the Methodist Church and ended at Market Square, where a short open-air service was held.

Afterwards people went to Witney Congregational Church, in High Street, for tea and hot cross buns.

The walk commemorates Christ carrying the cross for his crucifixion through Jerusalem. Mr Enright said: “I was very proud to be part of the event, I found it very moving and I think other people did as well.”

“It is one of the most important dates in the Christian calendar and is a good time for us to come together and show what our faith means.”

Mr Enright is a member of the congregation at Our Lady’s and St Hugh’s Catholic Church.

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

click2find

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree