Holy Week 2018

March 18, 2018 at 7:00 am

Click here for the full Holy Week schedule (PDF)

PALM SUNDAY MARCH 25, 9:30 AM
Neighbourhood Procession
A celebration of Christ’s entry into Jerusalem on
the back of a donkey (with Tabitha the donkey!)

HOLY MONDAY MARCH 26, 7 PM
Choral Holy Communion
The beginning of the Passion of Jesus Christ
according to the Gospel of Mark

HOLY TUESDAY MARCH 27, 7 PM
Choral Holy Communion
The end of the Passion of Jesus Christ
according to the Gospel of Mark

HOLY WEDNESDAY MARCH 28, 10 AM
Holy Communion (said)
The beginning of the Passion of Jesus Christ
according to the Gospel of Luke

TENEBRAE MARCH 28, 7 PM
Meditation, through the Psalms, music,
and silence, on the darkness surrounding Jesus
Featuring Gregorio Allegri’s Miserere Mei (Psalm 51)

MAUNDY THURSDAY MARCH 29, 7 PM
Choral Holy Communion
A commemoration of the Last Supper and Jesus’ agony in the Garden of Gethsemane
(followed by an overnight Vigil in the Round Church)

STATIONS OF THE CROSS MARCH 30, 10 AM
Welcoming children and families

GOOD FRIDAY MARCH 30, 12 NOON
The Seven Last Words of Christ
Guest preacher: Capt. The Rev’d Jim McCorriston, Armed Forces Chaplain

EASTER VIGIL MARCH 31, 10:30 PM
The First Mass of Easter The Lighting of the New Fire

EASTER DAY APRIL 1
8AM Holy Communion (said)
10:30AM Choral Holy Communion
The Feast of Feasts. The celebration of Christ’s Triumph over Death

EASTER MONDAY APRIL 2, 10:30 AM
Holy Communion (Said) in the Little Dutch Church
The 256th Anniversary of the dedication of the Little Dutch Church to Saint George

EASTER TUESDAY APRIL 3, 5:30 PM
Shortened Evening Prayer and Holy Communion (Said) in the Round Church

A more detailed explanation of these services is available in the Holy Week Booklet (PDF)