Holy Week & Easter Sunday – 2017

Holy Week & Easter Sunday Schedule – 2017:


Sunday April 9th – Palm Sunday:

7:15 a.m. Quiet Prayer accompanied by Gregorian Chant

7:30 a.m. Palm Sunday Liturgy – Holy Eucharist Rite I

9:00 a.m. Palm Sunday Liturgy – Outside Procession Holy Eucharist Rite I – Palm Sunday Breakfast Children’s Egg Hunt.

Monday April 10th: Fr. Steve Celebrating the Mass St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church, Hancock, Md.

Tuesday April 11th:  Clergy Annual Holy Week Re-affirmation of Ordination  Vows and Chrism Mass. Cathedral of the Incarnation, Baltimore, Maryland.

Wednesday April 12th: 6:00 p.m. Evening Prayer Rite I

Thursday April 13th – Maundy Thursday:    6:00 p.m. Maunday Thursday Liturgy: Foot Washing; Holy Eucharist Rite I; Stripping of the Altar; Darkening of the Church; Procession with the Reserved Sacrament; Silent Exit from the Church; Nailing of the Cross; Prayer Vigil before the Reserved Sacrament Begins.

Friday April 14th – Good Friday:  6:00 a.m. Prayer Vigil before Reserved Sacrament resumes.

12 noon – Good Friday Liturgy at St. Andrew’s; Adoration of the Cross. All Reserved Sacrament is Consumed; Extinquishing of the Aumbry Light.

 3:00 p.m. Divine Chaplet

 7:00 p.m. Tenebrae – St. Peter’s Lutheran

April 15th: Washington County Region of Episcopal Churches Great Vigil of Easter & Confirmation – St. Mark’s; Lappans  7:00 p.m.

EASTER SUNDAY –  APRIL 16thSaturday .

9:00 A.M. Festive Holy Eucharist Rite II

(Only one service today.)


Easter Acclamation

Dropping of the Chancel Veil

Children’s Flowering of the Cross

Return of Alleluias