Holy Week and Easter 2023

Posted March 27, 2023

We hope you’ll join us this Holy Week (April 2nd – April 9th) at The Church of the Holy Comforter. All are welcome!

Palm Sunday, April 2nd at 9:30am: Service begins in the Upper Parish Hall and opens with an outdoor (weather permitting) procession/parade!

Photograph of an Easter Lily, by Flickr user Joe and entered into the public domain.

Photo by Flickr user Joe; used under a Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication.

Monday April 3rd – Wednesday April 5th at 7pm in our “Virtual Chapel” (on Zoom only): Compline (night prayers) will be offered.

Maundy Thursday, April 6th at 6:30pm: Join us for a Service of Holy Communion with foot washing and the stripping of the altar. This service will be followed by a vigil/space for silent prayer in the Upper Parish Hall until 9pm.

Good Friday, April 7th at noon. Join at for a solemn Good Friday Liturgy.

Holy Saturday, April 8th at noon. Join us for the Holy Saturday Liturgy online in our “Virtual Chapel” (Zoom)

The Great Vigil of Easter, April 8th at 6:30pm. Join us as we light the new fire, renew our baptismal covenant, hear our salvation story and celebrate our first Easter Mass.

Easter Sunday, April 9th at 9:30am: Join us for a Festive Holy Eucharist with an intergenerational sermon as we celebrate The Resurrection! This service will be followed by an Easter Egg Hunt for our children and youth.

All are welcome!

To get access to the “virtual chapel” please contact the Church office Tuesday – Thursday between 9:30am – 2:30pm.

Service times for Holy Week and Easter 2023 at The Church of the Holy Comforter.

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