Spirituality

Religion and spirituality

A traditional carol service for all, held on Mound Place.

Remembrance Sunday is the main day of observance for the sacrifices of members of the armed forces and of civilians in times of war.

Armistice Day, also known as Remembrance Day, or Poppy Day, commemorates the sacrifices of members of the armed forces and of civilians in times of war.

The annual candlelit concert in St.

Easter Sunday is the most important Christian festival in the year, marking the resurrection of Jesus Christ, the third day after his death on the

Good Friday is part of Easter, a Christian holiday, marking the death of Jesus Christ on the cross.

The historical development of Western music, visual art, ​iconography, poetry, drama, and architecture is deeply linked to the theology, culture and worship of the Christian Church.

Exactly one hundred years will have passed today since the end of the First World War, a conflict that devastated a generation.

Over recent years, the multi-faceted Edinburgh Fringe has gained an international reputation for stand-up comedy, recitals by up-and-coming musicians, street performances and zany student theatre.

Organisations across Edinburgh will be gathering together this week to remember loved ones who have died, as part of a Scotland-wide festival of storytelling and remembrance called To Absent Friends.