Wednesday 10th February
Ash Wednesday – begin Lent by attending a service at one of the churches in our trail to receive the imposition of the ‘ashes’.
Friday 12th February
BE STILL Opening Event at Manchester Cathedral 6-8.30pm
Thursday 25th February
Thursday Late with Passion Art at Manchester Art Gallery 5-8.30pm an evening of live music around the gallery with Epiphany responding to the trail art works and performing Sound Portraits in the glass atrium from 5pm. At 6pm they will also perform live music to accompany the Mindful Marks session run by artist Naomi Kendrick. A curators tour of the Be Still art works in the gallery will begin at 7pm in the foyer
Tuesday 1st March
Take notice at Manchester Art Gallery – looking at ‘Interior’ by Gwen John
Tuesday 8th March
Mindful Marks at Manchester Art Gallery 12-2pm using works from PassionArt: BE STILL
Thursday 17th March
Take Notice and Thursday Late at Manchester Art Gallery. Highlighting works from PassionArt BE STILL
Sunday 20th March
Palm Sunday – services will take place at each of the churches in the art trail.
Thursday 24th March
Maundy Thursday an evening service to include the washing of feet based on the Bible story of The Last Supper will be held at St Ann’s Church.
Friday 25th March
Good Friday – Solemn services remembering the death of Christ at Calvary take place at each of the churches in the trail. Traditionally a day of prayer and fasting.
Sunday 27th March
Easter Sunday – Services of celebration remembering the resurrection of Christ take place at each of the churches in the trail.
If you have enjoyed PassionArt: Be Still then consider visiting another Lent art trail in London, Stations of the Cross is a pilgrimage for art lovers across London in 14 iconic destinations including Westminster Cathedral, the National Gallery and St Paul’s Cathedral. The trail is organised by Coexist House, a partnership that aims to transform public understanding of the practices and perspectives of the world’s religions.