Peter: A two-part Easter spoken word

For this Easter, Dai Woolridge has put together two spoken word films that tell the Easter story through the lens of Peter.

Part 1 is Peter re-telling the final few days of Jesus’ life; from his palm-leaf entry into Jerusalem, through to Jesus’ trial and Peter’s denial.  
Part 2 is Peter re-telling the twist in the story, from the empty tomb to fish sarnies on a beach, and the penny dropping of what it all means.

Part 1 homes in on the heartbreak of Jesus’ seemingly certain defeat. 
Part 2 journeys us to the joy found because of Jesus’ certain victory.

'My hope with this two-part offering is to story-tell Jesus, through the voice of Peter, one of his closest followers and friends. May this spoken word help you experience Jesus, who went from fully perfect, to fully broken, to fully fixed so if we want to, we can be forever fixed in him.’ (Dai)

This two-part spoken word resource can be shared freely by churches in online services, or simply watched as an accompaniment to the Bible Trek devotional series.

Part 1 – Peter: mock trial to denial

Ideal to watch and share in the run-up to the Easter weekend – from Palm Sunday to Good Friday

Download video (151mb)

Part 2 – Peter: BBQ on a beach

Ideal to watch and share on Easter Sunday

Download video (193mb)

Credits…

Written and performed by Dai Woolridge
Directed by Dai Woolridge and Andy Toovey
Director of Photography – Andy Toovey
Post production – Andy Toovey
Sound production – Joe O’Hare
Location – Dunraven castle ruins and Southern Down beach
Produced by Bible Society


This resource was filmed in line with COVID guidelines

You might also be interested in

Bible Trek

Bible Trek

Join us as we visit key locations found in the Old and New Testament through a series of short films. Trekking with Andrew Ollerton you’ll experience Bible stories coming to life in a new way. Get a sense of where they took place and experience fresh devotional content at each location – from Hezekiah’s tunnel to the hometown of Jesus.

Journey with us through Lent and Easter

Journey with us through Lent and Easter

Lent is a time of reflection when we journey with Jesus on his path to the cross and celebrate his resurrection. We have a host of resources to help you reflect and celebrate.

The 'journey through the Bible in 3½ minutes' series

The 'journey through the Bible in 3½ minutes' series

It's a big book – and as well as being a library, it's also it's own story. We've broken that big tale down into three parts, all 3.5 minutes long. Explore the Journey of the Old Testament, The Journey of Jesus and the Early Church Journey – each in 3.5 minutes – and give yourself an overview.

Bringing the Bible to life

Bible Society, Stonehill Green, Westlea, Swindon, SN5 7DG. Registered charity 232759

Read the Bible icon Read Bible
Open full Bible