Palm Sunday

          8 a.m. chapel        10 a.m. church

Marking the beginning of Holy Week, Palm Sunday celebrates the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem; however, this festive atmosphere soon disappears as we move to the reading of the Passion, when the cries of “Hosanna” turned to shouts of “Crucify him!”

 

                              Maundy Thursday

     7 p.m. in the Church

         Holy Eucharist and Stripping of the Altar

                             Gethsemane Vigil

    8 p.m. until 12 Noon on Good Friday in the church or at home

“Then he said to them, ‘I am deeply grieved, even to death; remain here, and  stay awake with me.’ ”

Matthew 26:38

 

                              Good Friday

    12 Noon and 7 p.m. in the church

               Good Friday Liturgy and the reading of St. John's Passion

 

                              The Great Vigil of Easter

  7 p.m. in the church

Holy Week culminates with the Great Vigil of Easter, one of the most ancient and important celebrations of the Church’s year. The service is an amazing mixture of drama, story, meditation, fire, water, light and sound.

 

                               Easter Sunday

      8 a.m. chapel        10 a.m. church

       The Celebration of the Risen Christ...Alleluia, Alleluia, Alleluia!