Last year I was asked to write something as part of a Church Easter programme. My task was to write as if I were the Apostle James, watching Jesus in the Garden of Gethsemane. The writing below is the outcome of that effort. Although I tried hard to use the scriptural account from the New Testament gospels as the starting point, it is of course a work of fiction, but is how I imagine one of the Apostles might relate the events of that evening.
How grateful I am that we have witnesses both past and present. Continue reading