Holy Week and Easter at St. Christopher’s, 2019
Palm Sunday – Sunday, April 14th
All Services: The Liturgy of the Palms, Eucharist, and Reading of the Passion
8:00 a.m. Please gather in church.
9:30 a.m. Wiggle Worship: please gather in church.
10:30 a.m. Choral Eucharist II: please gather in the church.
Tenebrae – Tuesday, April 16th
Tenebrae is Latin for "shadows"
7:30 p.m. Join us for Psalms and Lessons, and the gradual extinguishing of candles and darkening of the church as the shadows of the Passion begin to gather around Jesus.
Maundy Thursday – Thursday, April 18th
6:30 p.m. Children’s Maundy Thursday service.
7:30 p.m. Choral Eucharist.
Choral Eucharist, Foot Washing, Institution of the Lord’s Supper and Stripping of the Altar.
9:00 p.m. Prayer Vigil at the Altar of Repose.
Good Friday – Friday, April 19th
10:00 a.m. Children’s Good Friday Service
12:00 noon Stations of the Cross
7:30 p.m. Solemn Liturgy of the Day.
Holy Saturday – Saturday, April 20th
6:30 p.m. The Great Vigil: The central service of the Christian year, with Holy Baptism and First Eucharist of Easter.
Easter Day – Sunday, April 21st
Please bring bells to ring for worship and food to share for a festive reception following each service on Easter Day.
8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite I with hymns
9:30 a.m. Wiggle Worship Rite III: Communion with music
10:30 a.m. Festival Choral Eucharist Rite II with full choir