Holy Week and Easter Services 2023

27th March 2023

Eucharist for Palm Sunday, 2 April at 11am

We mark the beginning of Holy Week and Christ’s entry into Jerusalem with palms and procession. Service followed by refreshments.

Service of Tenebrae with Eucharist, Maundy Thursday, 7.30pm

Tenebrae, or the Liturgy of the Shadows, is an atmospheric service where candles are gradually extinguished as we recall the story of Jesus’ betrayal and abandonment. Holy Communion will be celebrated. The church will remain open following the service as the Watch takes place for those that wish to stay and wait with Jesus.

Stations of the Cross, Good Friday, 11am

The Passion of Christ recalled through readings and images.

Easter Vigil, Holy Saturday, 8.30pm

The first service of our Easter celebrations. The service begins in the garden after sunset with the lighting of the Easter fire. Holy Communion is celebrated.

Easter Sunday Dawn Service, 7am

A short, informal service around the cross in the church garden. Followed by breakfast in the church hall.

Easter Sunday Eucharist, 11am

Service of Holy Communion for Easter Sunday. Followed by refreshments.