Welcome to the Anglican Parish of the Resurrection, St. Andrew and St. Mark!
Leaflet for Sunday March 17, 2019
H O L Y W E E K S C HE D U L E
April 14 PALM SUNDAY
8:00 a.m. Holy Communion and 10:00 a.m. Choral Communion with procession, distribution of the Palms and a dramatic reading of the Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ from St. Luke’s Gospel. Members of the congregation will have the chance to sign up for parts in the dramatic reading in advance.
April 15 HOLY MONDAY
6:30 p.m. Evening meditation in the Chapel
April 16 HOLY TUESDAY
6:30 p.m. Stations of the Cross. A simple and meditative journey through the events of the days leading up to Jesus’ death.
April 17 HOLY WEDNESDAY
10:00 a.m. Stations of the Cross
6:30 p.m. Evening meditation
April 18 MAUNDY THURSDAY
7:00 p.m. Holy Communion and Stripping of the Altar. The church will remain open throughout the night for the Vigil before the Reserved Sacrament. This vigil with the bread and wine just blessed at the Maundy Thursday service symbolizes our effort to stay and keep watch with Jesus as the disciples were unable to. A sign-up sheet for hour-long slots in the vigil will be available.
April 19 GOOD FRIDAY
10:00 a.m. Children’s Stations of the Cross: an age-appropriate version with activities. 12:00 noon Midday prayer with consumption of the Reserved Sacrament to conclude the overnight Vigil. Prayerfully consuming all the bread and wine remaining in the church building before sunset on Good Friday symbolizes the cosmic emptiness and absence that attends upon Christ’s death. 1:00 p.m. Good Friday liturgy.
April 21 EASTER SUNDAY
8:00 a.m. Holy Communion and 10:00 a.m. Choral Communion with children’s message, Flowering of the Cross, and Easter music (including a brass quartet). Bring flowers if any have yet appeared in your yard, but if not, flowers will be provided to decorate the cross.
Apr 26 - 28 West Island Women's Retreat It will take place at the Ermitage Ste-Croix, a convent located at 21269 boul. Gouin in Pierrefonds, not far from the Cap St-Jacques Nature Park. It is in a lovely area by the Lake of Two Mountains with plenty of outdoor space for walking. All rooms and activities will be on the main level. Director: Our spiritual director this year will be the Rev. Michelle Eason from St. Michael and All Angels Church in Pierrefonds. Rev. Michelle is looking forward to leading us on a spirit filled journey as we examine our faith together. Click here for the registration form. Deadline to register: April 13, 2019