Holy Week 2022

Palm Sunday: The Sunday of the Passion – Sunday, April 10

9:30 a.m. in-person and streamed

Bulletin for Palm Sunday

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The hinge between Lent (learning to live as one of Jesus’ disciples) and Holy Week (remembering Jesus’ last days and death). Recounting Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem with a palm procession and hosannahs, then transitioning to the Passion According to Luke.

Image: Plant by Hero Arts from the Noun Project

Maundy Thursday – Thursday, April 14

6 p.m. in-person and streamed

Bulletin for Maundy Thursday

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Jesus gives all his disciples a new commandment, to love one another. This service will include a free dinner at 6 p.m., the observance of footwashing (optional) following Jesus’ example, and Holy Communion. 

Image: Pitcher by abdul wahhab from the Noun Project

Good Friday – Friday, April 15

7 p.m. in-person and streamed

Bulletin for Good Friday

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This office recounts Jesus’ death on the cross at the hands of those whom he came to save – all of humanity. It includes solemn prayers for the whole world, and the opportunity to venerate the cross, through which salvation has come to creation.

Image: Cross by Yoteyo from the Noun Project

Holy Saturday – Saturday April 16

10 a.m. online only

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Waiting by the tomb, remembering that Jesus is dead, knowing the depths of our own deep longings.

Image: cave by Albert Vila from the Noun Project

The Great Vigil of Easter – Saturday, April 16

8 p.m. in-person and streamed

Bulletin for The Great Vigil of Easter

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The Great Vigil of Easter is the first service of Easter. A new fire is kindled, the history of salvation is read again, baptismal promises are renewed (email vicar@sthildastpatrick.org to ask about those!), and the first Easter Communion is celebrated. There’s also a very festive party being planned for afterward!

Image: Campfire by Victor from the Noun Project

Easter Day – Sunday, April 17

9:30 a.m. in-person and streame

Bulletin for Easter Day

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Easter Sunday in all its celebrations will be kept. There will be good music and an extended hospitality time after church. In the future we hope to sponsor a neighborhood egg hunt, but that’s not happening this year.

Image: easter by Template from the Noun Project

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