Holy Week Services
April 9 - 14, 2017
Important: This event has already occurred.
- 8:00AM - 9:00AM
Sunday, April 9 Passion Sunday with the Liturgy of the Palms; Services at 8:00 am and 10:00 am, with palm procession
Monday, April 10 Holy Monday: 7:30 pm, Holy Eucharist
Tuesday, April 11 Holy Tuesday: 7:30 pm, Holy Eucharist
Wednesday, April 12 Holy Wednesday: 10:00 am, Holy Eucharist, and then 7:30 pm, Tenebrae, a service of readings, reflection and increasing darkness as we anticipate the death of Christ
Thursday, April 13 Maundy Thursday: 7:30 pm, Holy Eucharist, Footwashing and Stripping of the Altar. In this service we reenact Jesus’ Last Supper and last night on earth.
Friday, April 14 Good Friday: 9:45 am, Stations of the Cross and 11:00 am, Celebration of the Lord’s Passion
Saturday, April 15 Easter Eve: 8:00 pm, The Great Vigil of Easter. We gather outside to light the new fire, bless the paschal candle, and then hear the story of God’s salvific work throughout the ages. We ring bells (don’t forget to bring one!) and throw up the lights as we sing the first “Glory be to God!” and “Alleluia!” of Easter. We reaffirm our baptismal covenant and celebrate the first eucharist of Easter.
Sunday, April 16 Easter Day: Services at 8:00 am and 10:00 am.