Lent Holy Week and Easter 2016

Ash Wednesday 10th February.
Mass 12-30pm
Sung Mass and Sermon 7-30pm
Both Masses with Imposition of Ashes.

Sunday 20th March Palm Sunday
8-00am Mass
10-00am Sung Mass, procession of palms and proclamation of the passion.
6-00pm Holy Hour before the Blessed Sacrament with Benediction, to prepare us for meeting with God in Holy Week.

Monday 21st March
12-00 noon. The Mass of the Holy Chrism at Chelmsford Cathedral.

Wednesday 23rd March
7-00pm Mass

Maundy Thursday 24th March
Mass of the Last Supper, with sermon, procession of the Blessed Sacrament to the Altar of Repose and Watch until 10-30pm.

Good Friday 25th March
10-00am Stations of the Cross for Families
12-00 noon Ecumenical Procession of Witness leaves the Salvation Army Citadel in Butt Road.
1-00pm An hour of led devotions at the foot of the Cross, led by The Dean of Chelmsford Cathedral,
The Very Reverend Nicholas Henshall.
2-00pm The Liturgy of the Day.

Holy Saturday
7-30pm The Easter Vigil and first Mass of Easter. Preacher the Rector. Followed by an Easter Bring and Share Party.

Easter Day Sunday 27th March
8-00am Mass
10-00am Sung Mass, with procession. Preacher the Rector. Followed by Easter Egg Hunt for the Children

Please remember, as the Prayer book reminds us, Every Confirmed member of the Church of England shall communicate at the least three times in the year, of which Easter shall be one.