Holy Week and Easter at St Mary's
Join us on the most precious journey of the Christian story in a week of accessible, welcoming and reflective services.
Palm Sunday and Holy Week
Palm Sunday: Sunday 24th March at 9.30am
An interactive service celebrating Palm Sunday
Compline (Night Prayer) with Reflection: Monday 25th, Tuesday 26th and Wednesday 27th March at 7pm
A quiet, reflective, service of Compline (night prayer)
Maundy Thursday Eucharist: Thursday 28th March at 7pm
Simple supper in the hall with Holy Communion, for Maundy Thursday.
Those attending are welcome to stay for the watch (silent prayer and reflection) until 10pm
Good Friday Crafts Service: Friday 29th March at 11am
Creative space, and short service, for families and those who enjoy arts and crafts, to engage with the Easter story. Finishing with hot cross buns and refreshments.
Good Friday Service: Friday 29th March at 2pm
A quiet, reflective, service to mark Good Friday Service will last approximately an hour and will not include Communion.
Holy Saturday Gathering: Saturday 30th March at 7pm (outdoor service)
An informal gathering around the fire at sunset to mark Holy Saturday
Easter Sunday: Sunday 31st March at 6.30am (outdoor service)
Sunrise gathering and dawn service with Easter fire in church garden. Followed by shared breakfast.
Easter Sunday: Sunday 31st March - Service start 10am
An All-Together celebration of Easter, with Easter egg hunt.