Thursday, April 2, 6:00 p.m. Servant ministry is demonstrated by Jesus as he washed the feet of his disciples; and a New Commandment that we love as Jesus loves was instituted.Holy Eucharist Rite II and the stripping of the altar. The reserve sacrament will be taken to the Altar of Repose.
Friday, April 3, 6:00 p.m. Good Friday liturgy with reading of the Passion Gospel of St. John, Veneration of the Cross, and Communion from the Reserve Sacrament.
Saturday, April 4, 7:00 p.m. The Great Vigil of Easter.
Lighting of the New Fire of Easter, Annunciation of the Resurrection, lighting of the Paschal Candle with procession into the church. The Exsultet will be sung, and celebration of the First Mass of Easter celebrated. There will be a Baptism and two First Communions celebrated at this service. and our new acolytes will be participating.
Sunday, April 5, 10 a.m. Festive Holy Eucharist Rite II and Flowering of the Cross celebrating the resurrection of our Lord. Our traditional Easter brunch will follow.
This is a festive day that celebrates the capstone of our church year and the absolute core of our faith. Christ is risen! The Lord is risen indeed. Alleluia!