Easter & Holy Week 2020

Including the 40 days of Lent


Ash Wednesday 26th February

Start of Lent

9:30 am Said Holy Communion with Ashing

7:30 pm Sung Holy Communion with Ashing

 


Lent Group Course

The Lent Course for this year will be announced shortly.

Monday evenings 7:30 pm at the Vicarage on 11, 18, 25 March & 1, 8 April.

Sign-up form at the back of Church 


Lent Lunches

Soup lunches will be held every Saturday in Lent from 12:00 – 1:00 pm on 29th February, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th March and 4th April to raise funds for our lent Charity.

£3 per person for soup, bread and cheese.

 


Easter Courses from The Church of England

If you are unable to join the Lent Group Course, as an alternative, we encourage you to sign up online and follow the Church of England’s 2020 Lent course.

Click here for more information & to sign up


Palm Sunday 5th April

10:15 am – Procession with palms from the old Library to the Church

10:30 am – Holy Communion with a dramatised reading of the Passion Gospel

 

 


During Holy Week

Monday 6th, Tuesday 7th & Wednesday 8th April

7:30 pm – Compline with short meditation each evening


Maundy Thursday 9th April

7:30 pm – Holy Communion with foot washing, stripping of the altar followed by a vigil until midnight


Good Friday 10th April

12:00 pm – Walk of Witness, starting from the Catholic Church
and stopping outside the Co-Op and the old Barclays before
finishing in All Saints Churchyard. This is a Churches Together Holbeach event.

1:00 pm – Soup & bread Lunch at All Saints.

2:00 pm – At the Foot of the Cross – readings, hymns & prayer.

 


Holy Saturday 11th April

7:30 pm – Easter Eve Vigil at the Cross – readings, psalms & prayers at the empty cross.


Easter Day 12th April

5:30 am – Easter Dawn Service in the Vicarage Garden
An informal service with bonfire & watching the sunrise
followed by breakfast.

10:30 am – Holy Communion for Easter Day.

6:30 pm – Deanery Evensong.


We hope that your encounter with Jesus at this holy time will inspire you to explore your faith further.
Our Ministry team are always available to help in an unpressured, friendly and welcoming way.