Holy Week, the most important week of the Christian year, begins on 25th March 2018. Highlights of the week are:
Sunday 25th March—Palm Sunday and start of Holy Week. 8 am Holy Communion. 10 am Eucharist with procession & dramatic reading of the Passion Story
Holy Monday 26th March: 12 noon Stations of the Cross (1-4) 8 pm Night Prayer and reflection
Holy Tuesday 27th March: 12 noon Stations of the Cross (5-7) 8 pm Night Prayer and reflection
Holy Wednesday 28th March: 1 pm Stations of the Cross (8-11) 8 pm Night Prayer and reflection
Maundy Thursday 29th March: 12 noon Stations of the Cross (12-14) 7.30 pm Informal Eucharist—we remember Jesus washing his disciples feet, and his gift of himself to us in bread & wine on the night of the Last Supper. At the end of the service, around 8.30 pm, there is a time of silent prayer —”The Watch” – when we recall Jesus in the garden of Gethsemane. You are welcome to stay as short or long a time as you wish up till 10 pm
Good Friday 30th March: 9.30 am—11 am Children’s “Way of the Cross” and Easter Gardens. 10 am United Service at Central Methodist Church. 11 am March of Witness through the town—ending at the Buttercross this year. 2 pm—3 pm “The Last Hour” in church
Easter Day Sunday 1st April:
8 am Holy Communion.
10 am Festival Eucharist and the New Fire of Easter.
6.30 pm Taizé Service.
St Nicholas, Tytherton Lucas
Good Friday 14th April: 12 noon Good Friday Service.
Easter Day 16th April: 10 am Holy Communion