Photospread: SonRise 2022

Wu portrays Jesus riding on a donkey through the crowd. Saturday, April 16, 2022. (Photo by: Xander Ordinola)
Wu portrays Jesus riding on a donkey through the crowd. Saturday, April 16, 2022. (Photo by: Xander Ordinola)
Ethan Wu, an actor who played Jesus, finishes the first portion of SonRise in the Collegedale Church of Seventh-day Adventists. This section featured various actors standing still in several situations, such as at a grave site or Planned Parenthood. They posed twice, once by themselves and then again with actors of Jesus or angels. Saturday, April 16, 2022. (Photo by: Xander Ordinola)
Wilson Kelley portrays Jesus sitting with his disciples at a reenactment of the Last Supper. Saturday, April 16, 2022. (Photo by: Maiya Banks)
Girls dance during the marketplace portion of SonRise. Beginning at the entrance of Thatcher South and ending at the front of the Ulmer Student Center, actors lined the walkways portraying market people. Some of the items for sale included swords, staffs, wine, felt, bricks, brass and more. Saturday, April 16, 2022. (Photo by: Xander Ordinola)
Kelley portrays Jesus standing at his trial to be crucified. Various characters yelled from the crowd supporting or negating Jesus. Saturday, April 16, 2022. (Photo by: Xander Ordinola)
Actors portray the angel Gabriel casting Satan away from Jesus. Saturday, April 16, 2022. (Photo by: Keishla Galán)
Kelley portrays Jesus reuniting with Peter after rising from the dead. Saturday, April 16, 2022. (Photo by: Maiya Banks)
Roman soldiers drag Kelley’s portrayal of Jesus after he couldn’t carry his cross anymore. Saturday, April 16, 2022. (Photo by: Xander Ordinola)
Jesus actor Jesse Rademacher washes the feet of a disciple, portrayed by Allen Gustrowsky. Saturday, April 16, 2022. (Photo by: Keishla Galán)
Kelley portrays the crucifixion of Jesus and screams as the cross is being lowered into the ground. Saturday, April 16, 2022. (Photo by: Xander Ordinola)
Collegedale Church Senior Pastor Dave Ferguson speaks at the introduction of SonRise. During his speech, he stated that SonRise is “our gift to you.” Saturday, April 16, 2022. (Photo by: Xander Ordinola)

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