Easter Services at St. Paul’s
As Lent progresses through Passiontide and on to Holy Week, before culminating with Easter Sunday -the most important and oldest festival of the Christian Church celebrating the resurrection of Christ- here is a reminder of the services scheduled at St. Paul’s Anglican Church over this period.
Sunday 20th March: Palm Sunday
10:15 Liturgy of Palms, Passion Narrative and Holy Eucharist
(Please note that Morning Worship for Palm Sunday will also be held at St. Peter’s, Kifissia, at 10:30, in the premises of St. Catherine’s School, Leoforos S. Venizelou and Gorgopotamou, Lykovrissi)
Thursday 24th March: Maundy Thursday
20:00 Liturgy of the Last Supper and Stripping of the Altar
Friday 25th March: Good Friday
15:00 Liturgy for Good Friday
Saturday 26th March: Easter Eve
20:00 Lighting of the Easter Candle, Vigil and Holy Eucharist
Sunday 27th March: Easter Day
10:15 Sung Eucharist of Easter – a family service with an Easter Egg Hunt for the children.
Do remember: on the 27th March, we “spring forward” by one hour due to daylight saving time!
Fresco with the Crucifixion and the Resurrection by Andrea di Bonaiuto, 1366, and possibly the earliest depiction of a “hovering” Christ. Basilica of Santa Maria Novella in Florence, Italy