Holy Week and Easter

Palm Sunday

April 9, 2017

Liturgy of the Palms at both services (8:00 am and 10:15 am).  Weather permitting, the blessing of the palms will take place in the memorial garden, and then we will process in to the Church.

The reading of St. Matthew’s Passion

Maundy Thursday

April 13, 2017

7:00 pm – Holy Eucharist with foot washing.  The service concludes with the stripping of the altar, and continues through the night with the Maundy Thursday watch before the blessed sacrament on the altar of repose.

Good Friday

April 14, 2017

2:30 pm – Stations of the Cross.

7:00 pm – Proper Liturgy with reading of St. John’s Passion and veneration of the cross.

Great Vigil of Easter

April 15, 2017

7:30 pm – Great Vigil of Easter and First Eucharist of Easter.

The service begins with the lighting of the new fire (weather permitting in the memorial garden).  Includes the renewal of baptismal vows.

Lamb Dinner follows the service.

Easter Day

April 16, 2017

Holy Eucharist at 8:00 and 10:15 am.  An Easter egg hunt follows each service in the memorial garden.