Holy Week and Easter 2017

You are warmly invited to worship at Holy Trinity in Holy Week and Easter:

  • Apr. 9, 10 a.m. Palm Sunday – one service, with palm procession and a reading of the Passion Gospel in parts. Followed by rehearsal for all volunteers scheduled to serve in Holy Week.
  • April 13, 6:30 p.m. Maundy Thursday simple Lenten supper; 7 p.m. Celebration of Holy Eucharist in commemoration of the institution of the Lord’s Supper, with foot washing. Concludes with the stripping and washing of the altar in preparation for Good Friday. The watch over the reserved Sacrament begins at 9 p.m. and concludes at 9 a.m. on Good Friday.
  • April 14, 9 a.m. Good Friday of Compassionate Service: a short, child-friendly service with communion from the reserved Sacrament, followed by multi-generational activities. Noon spoken Solemn liturgy from the Book of Common Prayer, with communion from the reserved Sacrament. 7 p.m. Tenebrae, includes sacred music in partnership with the First Reformed Church of South River and Union Baptist Church.
  • April 15, 8 p.m. The Great Vigil of Easter. A candlelit celebration of the Holy Eucharist, with Holy Baptism.
  • April 16, 10 a.m. Easter Day – one festival service, with the flowering of the cross and an Easter egg hunt on the grounds.