Holy Week Services

Palm Sunday

We started singing and praying in the church hall, then walked in procession round the outside of the church, and in through the Queen Anne Door to continue the service, with a reading of the Passion Gospel.

The Palm Sunday procession leaves the church

The Palm Sunday procession leaves the church

 

The Palm Sunday procession re-enters the church

... and re-enters.

 

Maundy Thursday

We celebrated the Eucharist over a meal, and a re-enactment of the Passover story.  Roz lit the Passover candles, watched by Canon Mike Harrison, who joined us for Holy Week and led our meditations and services.

Lighting the Passover candles

Lighting the Passover candles

 

We washed the feet of two church members…

Washing Austin's feet

Washing Austin's feet

An attentive audience for the footwashing

An attentive audience for the footwashing

 

… and then we shared a light meal, followed by the Eucharist.

The Mabele family, part of the St Peter's family

The Mabele family, part of the St Peter's family

 

On Good Friday we made an Easter Garden.  Then on the Saturday, we began the Easter celebration…

This entry is dated Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 1.28pm and is filed under News.

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