HOLY WEEK and EASTER 2015

PALM SUNDAY (Passion Sunday)
Sunday, March 29
8:00 a..m. Holy Eucharist and Distribution of Palms
10:30 a.m. Choral Eucharist and Procession with Palms
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The Rev. David T. Andrews, Jr., Celebrant and Preacher
Music by the SsAM Adult Choir
Christus factus est … Felice Anerio
The Old Rugged Cross … arr. Joan Pinkston
  
THE WAY OF THE CROSS
Tuesday, March 30 – 7:00 p.m.
 Devotions with stations depicting the final hours of Christ’s Life
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NOONDAY SERVICE
Wednesday, April 1 – 12:30 p.m.
The Ministry of Healing with Holy Eucharist
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TENEBRAE
Wednesday, April 1 – 7:00 p.m.
IN THE SHADOW OF HOLY WEEK

An ancient tradition … from a new perspective! 
Gregorian Chant with Improvisation
Featuring the men of the Choral Scholars
with HARC … Ana Hernandez and Ruth Cunningham, vocalists
David Christopher, organ
MAUNDY THURSDAY 
Thursday, April 2 – 7:00 p.m.
Holy Eucharist, Foot Washing and the Stripping of the Altar
The Rev. David T. Andrews, Jr., Celebrant
Music by the SsAM Adult Choir
Missa in Simplicitate … Jean Langlais
Miserere … Allegri
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HOLY VIGIL (Gethsemane Watch)
Maundy Thursday, April 2 – 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
continuing Friday morning from 8:00 – 10:00 a.m.
(security will be provided)
Call the church office at 656-6628
for more information and to sign up for a time
GOOD FRIDAY LITURGY
Friday afternoon, April 3 – 12:00 noon
Solemn Collects, Veneration of the Cross 
and Holy Communion from the reserve sacraments 
Music by the SsAM Choral Scholars
The Passion According to St. John … Tomás Luis de Victoria
Crux Fidelis … John IV of Portugal
He Never Said A Mumbalin’ Word … Negro Spiritual

URBAN STATIONS OF THE CROSS
Good Friday afternoon, April 3 – 3:15 p.m.  (gathering at 3:00 p.m.)
Take a journey through downtown Wilmington as we remember
Jesus’ last days along with challenging current day issues.
The procession begins at Tabernacle Full Gospel Church
at the corner of 5th and Washington

Featuring MEDITATIONS by Christina Brennan Lee and Bebe Coker
and NEGRO SPIRITUALS by the SsAM Adult Choir
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THE SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION (Confession)
Saturday, April 4 – 12:00 – 2:00 p.m.
by appointment – contact the church office at 302-656-6628

THE FEAST OF THE RESURRECTION
EASTER VIGIL
Saturday, April 4 – 7:00 p.m.
Lighting of the New Fire, Holy Baptism
The First Mass of Easter
The Rev. David T. Andrews, Jr. Celebrant
The Rev. Canon Lloyd S. Casson, Exultet and Preaching
The Cathedral Choir School of Delaware

EASTER DAY
Sunday, April 5
Holy Eucharist – 8:00 a.m.
Festival Choral Eucharist – 10:30 a.m.
The Rev. David T. Andrews, Jr., Celebrant and Preacher
Music by the SsAM Adult Choir
David Christopher, Organist and Director of Music
MUSICAL SELECTIONS
O Filii et Filiae … Jean-François Dandrieu
Christ Our Passover … Will C. Macfarlane
Sing Ye to the Lord … Edward Bairstow
Any How … Negro Spiritual; arr. Pittman
Carillon de Westminster … Louis Vierne
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