Please Join us for Holy Week
Trinity Episcopal Church
44 East Market Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Sunday of the Passion: Palm Sunday (March 24-25, 2018)
Holy Eucharist with Liturgy of the Palms
Saturday, March 24th at 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 25th at 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (Choir at 10:30 a.m.)
Maundy Thursday: March 29, 2018
Agape Meal and Holy Eucharist with Maundy Thursday Rites
5:30 p.m – 9:00 p.m.
(Washing of the Feet, Commemoration of the Institution of the Eucharist,
Stripping of the Altar and Vigil “in the Garden of Gethsemane”)
Good Friday: March 30, 2018
Stations of the Cross (with the poetry of John Donne) at 12:00 noon
Good Friday Service at 7:30 p.m.
(Sung Passion from the Holy Gospel According to Saint John, Solemn Collects, and Veneration of the Cross)
Holy Saturday: March 31, 2018
The Holy Saturday Liturgy at 10:00 a.m.
Please join us in decorating the Church for Easter
The Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ: Saturday, March 31, 2018
The Great Vigil of Easter at 7:30 p.m.
(The “holiest and most joy-filled night of the year”): Lighting of the new fire, Blessing of the Paschal Candle, Chanting of the Exulset, Liturgy of the Word, Sermon, Easter Proclamation, Renewal of Baptismal Vows, and Holy Eucharist).
Easter Day: Sunday, April 1
Easter Day at 8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist with Sermon and Renewal of Baptismal Vows.
Easter Day at 10:30 a.m. Festival Choral Community Eucharist with Brass,
Sermon and Renewal of Baptismal Vows.