Easter at St. John’s

The Great Festivals and Celebrations of Easter

Ash Wednesday


The Great Vigil of Easter

7:30 pm, Sundown on Saturday

The Congregation gathers at the lytchgate to light the fire,

followed by a champagne reception outside at night.

Festal Choral Eucharists for the Feast of the Resurrection

8 and 10 am on Sunday

Champagne, Orange Juice and Coffee follow each service.

Childcare provided for the 10 am service.

East Egg Hunt for Children after the 10 am service

Holy Week

The Sunday of the Passion:  Palm Sunday

Choral Holy Eucharist, 8 and 10 am

Congregation gathers outside at the lytchgate for the Procession with Palms

Nursery available.  No Adult Forum or Sunday School

Coffee hours follow each service in Parish Hall.

Weeknight Services – Monday & Tuesday

Holy Eucharist & Healing

7:30 pm in the church

Tennebrae Service – Wednesday – 7:30 pm in the Church

Maundy Thursday Service – 7:30 pm

Holy Eucharist, Foot Washing & Stripping of the Altar

Join us before the service for a simple supper at 6:00 p.m. in the parish hall.

All Night Prayer Vigil – in the Chapel

9 pm Thursday until 6:30 pm Friday

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Good Friday

Liturgy and Communion of Pre-Sanctified at 6:30 am in the Chapel

Three Holy Hours – Noon – 3 pm in the Church

Lessons, Hymns, Prayers, Meditations & Stations of the Cross.

Congregation may come for any or all of the service

Stations of the Cross 7:30 pm in the Church