Lent, Holy Week and Easter Services 2015

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Except where indicated, all these services take place in S. Bartholomew the Great



Lent

Lent
Ash Wednesday, 18th February 2015
8:30am Eucharist with ashing in the Lady Chapel
9:15am Morning Prayer in the Lady Chapel
12:30pm Eucharist with ashing in the Lady Chapel
5:00pm Evening Prayer in the Lady Chapel
7:00pm Solemn Choral Eucharist with ashing in the Lady Chapel
Music to be announced, but including the setting of Psalm 51, Miserere – Allegri
First Sunday of Lent, 22nd February 2015
9:00am Holy Communion in the Lady Chapel
10:00am Family Eucharist in S. Bartholomew the Less
11:00am Solemn Eucharist at the High Altar
6:30pm Choral Evensong & Sermon in Quire
Second Sunday of Lent, 1st March 2015
9:00am Holy Communion in the Lady Chapel
10:00am Family Eucharist in S. Bartholomew the Less
11:00am Solemn Eucharist at the High Altar
6:30pm Choral Evensong & Sermon in Quire
Third Sunday of Lent, 8th March 2015
9:00am Holy Communion in the Lady Chapel
10:00am Family Eucharist in S. Bartholomew the Less
11:00am Solemn Eucharist at the High Altar
6:30pm Choral Evensong & Sermon in Quire
Fourth Sunday of Lent, Refreshment Sunday, Mothering Sunday, 15th March 2015
9:00am Holy Communion in the Lady Chapel
10:00am Family Eucharist (with Distribution of Flowers) in S. Bartholomew the Less
11:00am Solemn Eucharist (with Distribution of Flowers) at the High Altar
6:30pm Choral Evensong & Sermon in Quire
Passion Sunday, 22nd March 2015
9:00am Holy Communion in the Lady Chapel
10:00am Family Eucharist in S. Bartholomew the Less
11:00am Solemn Eucharist at the High Altar
6:30pm Choral Evensong & Sermon in Quire

Holy Week & Easter

Holy Week, the annual liturgical commemoration of the passion, death and resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ, begins on Palm Sunday and ends with the Easter Vigil.

Palm Sunday
Palm Sunday, 29th March 2015
9:00am Sung Eucharist
11:00am Blessing of the Palms at St Bartholomew the Less (just inside the Henry VIII gate of the Hospital)
11:15am The Palm Procession from St Bartholomew the Less to St Bartholomew the Great
11:30am The Solemn Eucharist of the Passion
6:30pm Into the Hands of Sinners: A Processional Sequence on the Passion

Maundy Thursday
Maundy Thursday, 2nd April 2015
8:30am Holy Communion
7:30pm The Solemn Eucharist with the Washing of Feet and Watch.

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Good Friday, 3rd April 2015
11:30am Distribution of the Butterworth Charity in the Churchyard
12:00noon Solemn Liturgy of the Passion
7:00pm Tenebrae

Easter Vigil
Holy Saturday, 4th April 2015
9:00pm The Easter Vigil and Solemn Te Deum

Easter Day
Easter Day, 5th April 2015
9:00am Holy Communion
10:00am Family Eucharist at S.Bartholomew the Less with hymns & Easter Eggs
11:00am The Solemn Eucharist with renewal of the baptismal covenant & Easter Egg Hunt
6:30pm Solemn Easter Vespers

Low Sunday
Low Sunday (Easter II), 12th April 2015
11:00am Procession & Solemn Eucharist
6:30pm Choral Evensong & Sermon