Easter and Holy Week Services

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We invite you to join with us for Holy Week and Easter

Palm Sunday 9th April 2017

9:30am Liturgy of the Palms to open Holy Week  and Holy Communion

 

Maundy Thursday  13th April 2017

6:30pm. Drinks together in the hall

7pm: Liturgy in the church: includes Washing of feet, Institution of the Eucharist, stripping the church, beginning Easter vigil.

 

Good Friday  14th April  2017

9:30am            Good Friday Liturgy  (1 hr)

3pm                 (Bell rings 3x3x9 on the hour of Christ’s death)

5pm                 Evening Prayer as in the prayer book (20 minutes)

6:30     at St Luke’s Yea   “You want it Darker”

 

Holy Saturday       15th April 2017

9am           Morning Prayer as in the prayer book (20 minutes)

Discussion (10 mins) The place of emptiness, death & silence in the Christian Narrative

5pm           Evening prayer as in the prayer book (20 minutes)

Discussion (10mins) The good news of “The harrowing of Hell”

 

Easter Day                 16th April 2017

6am The Vigil Liturgy (dawn Service) which includes: Readings around the fire, Blessing the Easter candle; The service of Light, Renewal of Baptism vows  (Please note there is no communion at this early service)

After this we have BBQ fish and champagne before the next service at 9:30am.

 

9:30 am Easter Festive Eucharist. (The main Service)