Lent, Holy Week and Easter


LENT COURSE 2020:  John’s Gospel

Saturday 22 February:  10am-12.30pm:  Quiet Morning: St Matthew’s Perry Beeches (with a soup lunch):  Chapters 1 and 13-16

Wednesday 26th February: Ash Wednesday: 7.30pm:  St John’s:  Sung Mass and imposition of Ashes

Wednesday 4th March: 7pm-8.30pm: St John’s:  The Distinctiveness of John’s Gospel

Wednesday 18th March: 7pm-8.30pm:  St Paul’s Hamstead:  The Seven Signs

Wednesday 1st April: 7pm-8.30pm:   St Matthew’s:  The “I am” sayings

FRIDAYS DURING LENT:  Stations of the Cross: 12.15pm

SERMONS DURING LENT: “Jesus’ encounters with women in John’s Gospel”


Monday 6th April:   7.15pm:  St John’s.  Mass and Compline

Tuesday 7th April:  7.15pm:  St Matthew’s.  Mass and Compline

Wednesday 8th April: 7.15pm:  St Paul’s.  Mass and Compline

Thursday 9th April: Maundy Thursday: St John’s: 7.30pm: Mass and Vigil

Friday 10h April: Good Friday:  12noon: Stations of the Cross; 1pm: Veneration of the Cross and vigil

Saturday 11th April: Holy Saturday: 9.30-12noon: Getting the church ready for Easter

Sunday 12th April: Easter Day:  6am Dawn Mass of the Resurrection; 10.30am Festal Mass.