Schedule of Palm Sunday, Holy Week, and Easter Services


Palm Sunday
April 14

Each service will include the Liturgy of the Palms and Reading of the Passion

8:00 am - Holy Eucharist (said)

9:45 am - Sunday School for age 3 - grade 8

10:00 am - Holy Eucharist (sung)


Monday in Holy Week
April 15

7:30 pm - Holy Eucharist


Tuesday in Holy Week
April 16

7:30 pm - Holy Eucharist


Wednesday in Holy Week
April 17

12:30 pm - Holy Eucharist

with Annointing & Prayers for Healing

(Please enter via the Oakdale Road entrance for this service held in the Chapel)


7:30 pm - Tenebrae

A choir service of readings & chanted Psalms, during which the lights in the church

are gradually dimmed until a single candle remains, symbolizing

the power of the light of Christ over darkness.


Maundy Thursday
April 18

7:30 pm - Holy Eucharist with Foot Washing & Solemn Stripping of the Altar


8:45 pm - Midnight - Watch before the Blessed Sacrament

in the Chapel of Christ the King


Good Friday
April 19

12 noon - the Good Friday Liturgy

includes the sung Passion, veneration of the cross, & communion from reserved sacrament


 12 noon - Good Friday Children's Observance

a 90-minute program designed especially for children - in the Great Hall


 4:00 pm - Stations of the Cross

a quiet journey around the inside of the church with readings & prayers

at each of the fourteen traditional stations of the cross


 7:30 pm - Concert of Sacred Music for Good Friday

including works by Dupre, Schutz, and composer-in-residence Joshua Bornfield


Holy Saturday
April 20

9:00 am - Holy Saturday prayers


7:30 pm - The Great Vigil of Easter

includes the lighting of the Paschal Candle from the New Fire, singing of the Exsultet,

telling of the Salvation Story in word & song, Renewal of Baptismal Vows,

and celebration of the first Eucharist of Easter


Easter Day
April 21

9:00 am - Festival Holy Eucharist (with music)

10:30 am - Annual Children's Easter Egg Hunt (playground)

11:00 am - Festival Holy Eucharist (sung)

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