Holy Week & Easter 2018

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March 25: The Liturgy of the Palms
and The Sunday of the Passion

palm-sunday-hosanna8:00 a.m.
The Blessing of the Palms and The Passion Sunday Eucharist
9:15 a.m.
Christian Education
10:30 a.m.
Gather outside for The Blessing and Procession of the Palms to The Passion Sunday Eucharist.

Monday through Wednesday
during Holy Week

12:05 p.m.
Holy Eucharist in the Chapel.

March 29: Maundy Thursday

Simon_ushakov_last_supper_1685-MAUNDY-THURSDAY12:05 p.m.  
Holy Eucharist in the Chapel.
5:30 p.m.
Nursery is open.
6:00 p.m.
The Institution of the Holy Eucharist and Stripping of the Altar.

 

March 30: Good Friday

christ-on-cross-143810:45 a.m.
Nursery is open for Good Friday.
11:00 a.m.
Stations of the Cross (Incense).
12:00 p.m.
The Liturgy for Good Friday.
Preacher: The Rt. Rev. Brian Lee Cole, Bishop of East Tennessee
3:00 p.m.
The Church Office is closed.

March 31: Holy Saturday

9:30 a.m.
Gather to decorate the Nave.
11:00 a.m.
Pause for the brief Liturgy of Holy Saturday.

March 31: Easter Eve
The First Eucharist of Easter

7:00 p.m.
Nursery is open for Easter Eve.
7:30 p.m.
The Great Vigil with Holy Baptism, Choirs, Instruments, and Organ (Incense). Reception follows.

Christ_ResurrectionApril 1: Easter Day
The Sunday of the Resurrection

8:00 a.m.
Nursery is open for Easter Day.
9:00 a.m.
Festival Eucharist with Choirs, Brass, Timpani, and Organ. Flowering of the Cross. Arrive early.
11:15 a.m.
Festival Eucharist with Choirs, Brass, Timpani, and Organ (Incense).
Flowering of the Cross. Arrive early.