Supplement editor: Ed West
EASTER SUPPLEMENT Contents March 21, 2007
4 LEAD ARTICLE The Resurrection has eluded artists, says David McLaurin, because the human mind cannot comprehend it
6 FIRST PERSON David Torkington: In Jerusalem I heard the words that changed my life
11 MUSIC Easter has always driven musicians to superhuman efforts, says Igor Toronyi
14 MEDITATION Sarah Johnson says children grasp the meaning of Easter without us
16 COOKERY After Lent there’s no reason to feel guilty about a sticky chocolate pudding, says Fr Timothy Gardner
17 END PIECE James Mawdsley on how his faith got him through hell in a Burmese prison
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