Good Friday Services (Update)

12 AM – Keep to HM Government’s Coronavirus advice this weekend: Stay at Home, Protect the NHS, Save Lives: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

10 AM – Morning Prayer (Fr Iain Templeton): https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Church/St-Andrews-Birchills-108982647183429/

12 PM – Society Good Friday Video:  The Society Facebook Page  or https://www.sswsh.com/fullposts.php?id=284

3 PM – Good Friday Liturgy (The Bishop of Chichester):  here

3 PM – Good Friday Liturgy (The Bishop of Fulham): here

3 PM – Good Friday Meditation: BBC Radio 4 (92–95 MHz FM, Freeview channel 704, Freesat channel 704, Sky channel 0104, Virgin Media channel 904, https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/live:bbc_radio_fourfm)

7:30 PM – Good Friday Liturgy (Fr Iain Templeton): https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Church/St-Andrews-Birchills-108982647183429/

Maundy Thursday Services (Update)

11:30 AM – The Bishop of Ebbsfleet will live-stream an Act of Prayer for the Renewal of Ordination Promises before the Blessed Sacrament for the clergy under his oversight via his Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/bishopofebbsfleet

3 PM – Society Maundy Thursday Video: via The Society Facebook Page or https://www.sswsh.com/fullposts.php?id=284

6 PM – Maundy Thursday Service (The Bishop of Fulham): here

7:30 PM – Maundy Thursday Service (The Bishop of Chichester):  here

7:30 PM – Maundy Thursday Service (Fr Iain Templeton):  https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Church/St-Andrews-Birchills-108982647183429/

All services will be streamed live over Facebook.

Don’t forget to download the Praying at Home Booklet: https://www.churchunion.co.uk/jscripts/tiny_mce/plugins/imagemanager/files/Resources_FINAL.pdf

Paschal Triduum

Paschal Triduum

There are a number of resources available so we can all celebrate the Paschal Triduum services this year. 

Fr Iain Templeton, Priest in Charge of St. Andrew’s, Walsall, will be live streaming the following services (https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Church/St-Andrews-Birchills-108982647183429/):

Maundy Thursday

7:30 PM: Mass of the Lord’s Supper, followed by a break, then 9-10 PM Watch at the Altar of Repose ending with Night Prayer at 10 PM.

Good Friday

7:30 PM: Liturgy of the Passion

Holy Saturday

10 AM: Morning Prayer

8 PM: Easter Vigil and First Mass of Easter

Easter Sunday 

10:30 AM: Sung Mass of the Resurrection. 

The Bishops of the Society will also be live streaming Masses at the following times:

Maundy Thursday

The Bishop of Fulham: 6.00pm – here.

The Bishop of Chichester: 7.30pm – here.

Good Friday

The Bishop of Chichester: 3.00pm – here.

The Bishop of Fulham: 3.00pm – here.

The Easter Vigil

The Bishop of Fulham: 8.30pm – here.

Easter Day

The Bishop of Chichester: 10.30pm – here.

The above list will be updated as other bishops finalize their plans.

For those who are not good with computers, the following resources are available:

Good Friday

3 PM BBC Radio 4: Good Friday Meditation

Easter Sunday

8:10 AM BBC Radio 4: Easter Sunday Worship (the Archbishop of Canterbury gives his Easter message with an intimate communion from his own kitchen)

11:25 AM BBC 1: Sunday Worship lead by The Very Rev Kathy Jones.