Lent and Easter Resources

The following is a small sample of the material available to be borrowed from the Theology House Library or the Anglican Resource Centre to enhance the Lent and Easter seasons. (For material which can be purchased from Theology House, e.g. our current Lent Bible study booklet, go here).

These books may be borrowed. Send any requests to library@theologyhouse.ac.nz or search the on-line catalogue for other resources.

  • BV 198 BOO
    Advent to Easter : seasonal liturgical material for use with ‘A New Zealand Prayer Book = He karakia mihinare o Aotearoa’ / compiled and edited by Ken Booth. – 2nd ed. Dunedin : The author, 2000.
  • BV 55 HAR
    All-age Lent, Easter : ideas, talks and games for services / Nick Harding. – Stowmarket : Kevin Mayhew, 2002.
  • Ashes to Fire (Revised Edition, First Draft) / Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia. – Hastings: 2005. http://www.anglican.org.nz/Resources/General_Information.htm Scroll down to “Liturgical Resources”.
  • BV 55 BES
    Best of blessings : Lent, Holy Week, and Easter : popular worship programs for children of all ages and children and adults together : 8 reproducible program units / Ginny Arthur, editor. – Toronto : Anglican Book Centre, 1998.
  • BV 55 BUM
    Bumper instant art : Lent and Easter. – Buxhall, Stowmarket : Kevin Mayhew, 2001.
  • BX 5141 GOR
    Celebrating Christ’s victory : Ash Wednesday to Trinity / Benjamin Gordon-Taylor and Simon Jones. London : SPCK, 2009.
  • BV 30 WEZ
    Celebrating seasons : prayer lessons for Advent Christmas Lent and Easter / Phyllis Vos Wezeman, Jude Dennis Fournier. – Mystic, Conn.: 23rd Publications, 2001.
  • BV 4515.3 BRA
    Christ and the chocolaterie : a Lent course / Hilary Brand. – London : Darton Longman & Todd, 2002.
  • BV 4832.3 JOH
    The Cross walk / Anna Johnstone. – Auckland, N.Z. : Johnstone Photography, 2006.
  • BV 55 THO
    A crown for Christ : an imaginative Lent to Easter programme for children : family, school, church / Katie Thompson. – Stowmarket : Kevin Mayhew, 2002.
  • BV 55 ROC
    Easter / Lois Rock. – Oxford : Lion, 1999.
  • BV 55 HAR
    The Easter angels / Bob Hartman ; illustrated by Tim Jonke. – Oxford : Lion, 2000.
  • BV 55 EAS [Video]
    An Easter carol / VeggieTales. – Lombard, Il. : Big Idea Productions, 2004.
  • BV 55 CHA
    Easter make and do : craft ideas which bring the story of Easter to life / Gillian Chapman. – Oxford : Bible reading Fellowship, 2004.
  • BV 55 CAR
    Easter services, sermons, and prayers / Kenneth H. Carter. Nashville : Abingdon Press, c2007
  • BV 55 EAS [Video]
    The Easter story keepers / starring Robert Guillaume, Debby Boone, Adam Wylie, Tim Curry. – Shepherd Films, 1999.
  • BV 85 BUR
    Eggs and ashes : practical & liturgical resources for Lent and Holy Week / Ruth Burgess & Chris Polhill. Glasgow : Wild Goose Publications, 2004.
  • BV 199.L FEA
    Feasting on the Word : preaching the revised common lectionary. Year B, Volume 2, Lent through Eastertide / David L. Bartlett and Barbara Brown Taylor, general editors. Louisville : Westminster John Knox Press, c2008.
  • BV 55 BUR
    Fire and bread : resources for Easter Day to Trinity Sunday / Ruth Burgess. Glasgow : Wild Goose, 2006.
  • Gathering : resources for worship planners. – United Church of Canada. Each year this journal publishes one issue devoted to the Lent/Easter/Pentcost seasons. The library holds from 1998 onward.
  • BV 85 WAR
    In the company of Christ : through Lent, Palm Sunday, Good Friday and Easter to Pentecost / Benedicta Ward. – New York : Church Publishing, 2005.
  • BV 85 HAR
    Lent people and places : all-age ideas, games and prayers for Lent / Nick Harding. Stowmarket, Suffolk : Kevin Mayhew, 2007.
  • BV 85 GOO
    Lentwise : spiritual essentials for real life / Paula Gooder. London : Church House Publishing, 2008.
  • BV 85 YOU (1 Audio CD plus transcript & study booklet)
    The Lord’s Prayer : praying it, meaning it, living it : a course in five parts / by John Young. – York : York Courses, 2007.
  • BV 4515.3 BRA
    Not a tame lion : a Lent course based on the writings of C. S. Lewis / Hilary Brand. London : Darton, Longman & Todd, 2008.
  • BV 85 MOO
    On the road again : a Lenten study for adults / James W. Moore. – Nashville : Abingdon Press, 2006.
  • BV 91 WAL
    Palm Sunday and Holy Week services / Robin Knowles Wallace.- Nashville : Abingdon Press, c2006.
  • BV 55 PAS [DVD]
    The passion of the Christ : a Mel Gibson film. – Beverly Hills, Calif. : Icon Productions, c2004.
  • BV 4515.3 BRA
    The power of small choices : a Lent course / Hilary Brand. – London : Darton Longman & Todd, 2004.
  • BV 85 RAI
    Raising the dust : reflections for Lent / edited by Craufurd Murray and Ken Booth. – Christchurch, N.Z. : Theology House, c2005.
  • BV 55 ROO
    A rooster’s tale : easter dramas, speeches, and recitations for children. – Nashville : Abingdon Press, c2006.
  • BT 457 SEV
    Seven words for three hours : a Good Friday meditation in words and music / edited by Edmund Newell ; music by Adrian Snell. London : Darton Longman & Todd, 2005. (Book & CD)
  • BV 55 BRO
    Sharing the Easter faith with children / Carolyn C. Brown.- Nashville : Abingdon Press, c2005.
  • BV 85 STA
    Stages on the way : worship resources and readings for Lent, Holy Week and Easter / the Wild Goose Worship group. – Manly Vale. N.S.W. : Willow Connection, c1998.
  • BV 55 TEN
    Thespian theology : Lent/Easter, Cycle B / John A. Tenbrook. – Lima, Ohio : CSS Publishing, 2002.
  • BV 85 TOG
    Together for a season : all-age seasonal resources for Lent, Holy Week and Easter / Gill Ambrose … [et al.]. London : Church House, 2007.
  • BV 85 DUK
    We shall be changed : a Lent course in the Celtic tradition / Keith Duke. – Stowmarket, Suffolk : Kevin Mayhew, 2004.
  • BS 2445 CAR (CD)
    Women on the way [sound recording] : lenten stories / written and narrated by Judith Carpenter. Hampshire : Redemptorist Publications, c2005.