LENT 2013 in the United Benefice

Services and events in addition to the pattern of regular Sunday and weekday services

Wednesday 13th February

ASH WEDNESDAY – the First Day of Lent

10.30 am Holy Eucharist with hymns and imposition of ashes (SM)

8.00 pm SOLEMN EUCHARIST and imposition of ashes    
followed by Baked Bean Supper (SF)

Wednesdays in Lent at St Mary's at 10.30 am

Eucharist and Meditation on the Way of the Cross

Fridays in Lent in S. Faith’s or S. Mary’s at 6.30 pm

Stations of the Cross and Holy Eucharist

15th February at St Faith's
22nd February at St Mary's
1st March at St Faith's
8th March at St Mary's
15th March at St Faith's
22nd Marchl at St Mary's

Sundays in Lent at 6.00 pm at St Faith's

Solemn Evensong and Benediction
with addresses by students of the College of the Resurrection, Mirfield.

Lent 1 (17 February)  (at St Mary's) 
Lent 2 (24 February)
Lent 3 (3rd March)  
Lent 4 (10 March)
Lent 5 (17 March)

Holy Week and Easter 2013
Full details of all services in the United Benefice

March 24th   PALM SUNDAY

      8.00am   SF    Morning Prayer

            9.30am   SM    Sung Eucharist  with Blessing of Palms

            11.00am  SF    Blessing of Palms, Solemn  Eucharist and dramatic reading of the Passion

            1.00pm    SF    Baptism

            6.00pm    SM    Sung Evensong (1662 Book of Common Prayer) 

March 25th   MONDAY IN HOLY WEEK     

            9.30am   SF    Morning Prayer

            6.00pm   SM    Evening Prayer

            8.00pm   SF    Stations of the Cross and Eucharist followed by Compline


            9.30am    SF    Morning Prayer

            10.00am   SF    Eucharist of Prayer for Reconciliation

            6.00pm    SM    Evening Prayer

            9.15pm    SF    Compline


            9.30am    SF    Morning Prayer

            10.30am  SM    Eucharist

            6.00pm    SM    Evening Prayer

            7.00pm    SF    Eucharist with hymns and address (after which the Sacrament of Penance will be available  for those wishing to make their confession in preparation for Easter)

            9.15pm    SF    Compline


            9.30am    SF    Morning Prayer

            10.30am  Chrism Eucharist with Blessing of the Oils in the Cathedral and commitment to Ministry, to which all are welcome.

            7.00pm    SM    Holy Eucharist in commemoration of the Last Supper & Washing of Feet

            8.00pm    SF    Solemn Mass of the Last Supper, Washing of  Feet, Procession to the Altar of Repose and  Watch of Prayer until midnight

March 29th   GOOD FRIDAY

            9.30am    SM    Morning Prayer

            10.00am  SM    Joint Young People’s Easter Workshop

            11.00am  CTW Act of Witness at Crosby Civic Hall

            1.30pm   SF    The Solemn Liturgy of the Day

March 30th    HOLY SATURDAY

            9.30am   SM    Morning Prayer

            2.00pm   SM    Sacrament of Penance

            8.00pm   SF     Joint Easter Vigil, Service of Light and First Mass of Easter

March 31st  EASTER DAY

            9.30am     SM  Blessing of the Easter Garden, Sung Eucharist, Holy Baptism & children’s Easter Egg Hunt

            11.00am   SF    Procession, Blessing of the Easter Garden, High Mass, Holy Baptism & children’s Easter  Egg Hunt

            6.00pm     SF    Solemn Evensong and Benediction


          Use the links below to access other seasonal pages

CLICK for pages of Eastertide poetry
CLICK for pictures of the 2011 Easter workshop
CLICK to read Revd Denise's pre-Lent sermon: 'Ready for the Journey'
CLICK for the current weekly bulletin of services and events at St Faith's

CLICK for the website of St Mary the Virgin, Waterloo Park
CLICK to return to St Faith's home page