St Edmund's Episcopal Church San Marino

Full Holy Week & Easter Schedule 2016

Celebrate Holy Week and Easter with us at Saint Edmund’s!

Palm Sunday, March 20th

The Blessing of the Palms, Procession and Passion Sunday observances are at 8am and 10am.

8:00 a.m. in the Chapel
The Blessing of Palms and Holy Eucharist.
10:00 a.m. in the Church
The Blessing of Palms and Procession, Choral Holy Eucharist,
(Child care provided at the 10 a.m. service)

Maundy Thursday, March 24th

The Washing of Feet, Institution of the Eucharist and Stripping of the Altar are observed in the Chapel at 6pm Maundy Thursday March 24th.

6:00 p.m. in the Chapel

Good Friday, March 25th

The Solemn Collects with sermon and Veneration of the Cross are observed at Noon and 6pm in the Chapel on Good Friday March 26th

Noon in the Chapel
6:00 p.m. in the Chapel

Holy Saturday, March 26th

The Kindling of the Pascal Flame on the Close and the Procession of new Fire into the Chapel for readings and the First Mass of Easter will be observed at 7pm as Holy Saturday moves into Easter celebration.

The Feast of the Resurrection, Sunday, March 27th

10am Easter Morning will see our customary and glad Festal Holy Eucharist, Egg Hunt, Piñatas and visit from the Easter bunny. We may have to forgo our dove release, as we’ve been told the doves did not repopulate themselves sufficiently this year! Come ready to sing out and tell forth Christ’s resurrection!.

7:30 a.m. in the Chapel:
The Feast of the Resurrection and Festal Holy Eucharist
10:00 a.m. in the Church
The Choir of St. Edmund’s, Organ and Brass
Guest Trumpeter James Wilt of the Los Angeles Philharmonic
Music of Purcell, Forrest, Handel
Festal Holy Eucharist
(Piñatas, Dove Release and Easter Egg hunt to follow on the Close)
Child care provided at 10 a.m., No Sunday School