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Holy Week and Easter

Principal celebrations during Holy Week and Easter Week will be:

Palm Sunday, 20 March: Masses at 10:00am (with procession) and 6:30pm.

Holy Thursday, 24 March: Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 7:00pm followed by watching, concluding with Compline at 11:50pm.

Good Friday, 25 March: Tenebrae (Office of Readings and Lauds) at 10:00am, followed by Confessions; Solemn Commemoration of the Lord’s Passion at 3:00pm.

Holy Saturday, 26 March: Tenebrae at 10:00am, followed by Confessions; Easter Vigil and First Mass of Easter at 7:30pm.

Easter Sunday, 27 March: Mass at 10:00am BSTPlease note that the clocks go forward one hour on the morning of Easter Sunday; and also that there is no evening Mass on Easter Sunday.

Easter Monday, 6 April – Easter Saturday,11 April: Lauds at 8:45am (except Monday), Mass at 9:15am, Vespers 6:15pm.

Full details of the celebrations at St Cuthbert’s during Holy Week and Easter are available on our website at www.stcuthberts-durham.org.uk/holyweek and cards with this information are available at the back of church.

Please sign up on the list in the narthex if you can welcome, usher, read or minister Holy Communion during the Triduum and Easter morning. Please respond generously.