Taize Service Photos – Sunday 25th March

Beautiful photographs taken by Dave Benstead at the Taize Service on 25th March at Tutbury Priory Church – click on the pictures for larger images and the arrow to move to the next one. Attendees described it variously as  “An appropriate way to start Holy week” and “A moving and reflective service”  

3pm Sunday – Taizé Service – sung and chanted prayers, meditation, a period of silence, liturgical readings.

Taizé is a monastic community located in Taizé, France, founded in the 1940s by a Swiss named Roger Louis Schütz-Marsauche, familiarly called Brother Roger. The “brothers” of Taizé have taken a vow of celibacy and are committed to a lifetime of simplicity, service, and community. A Taizé worship service involves sung and chanted prayers, meditation, … [Read more…]