Holy Week at St. Peter's
March 28-April 4
You can find links to all these virtual services on the front page of the website (www.stpetersglenside.org)
or on our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/St.PetersEpiscopalChurchGlenside).
10 a.m. It begins with Liturgy of the Palms on the front lawn of the church. The Passion Gospel reading and Holy Eucharist follows in the sanctuary. This portion will be live-streamed.
Monday & Tuesday:
5:30 p.m. Live-streaming Evening Prayer Services.
9:30 a.m. Morning Prayer and Healing Service through the Zoom platform.
5:30 p.m. Live-streaming Evening Prayer Service.
6:30 p.m. Meal and Service: We will gather around our own dinner tables, share in a simple meal and participate in this service.
If you would like to enjoy Daniel Richards' soup as part of your meal, you can pick up pints
for you and your family in the church kitchen, Wednesday from 3-6 p.m.
and Thursday from 10 a.m. -6 p.m.
A special hand-washing ritual will take the place of the foot-washing, an agape feast, Holy Communion and a
video-taped Stripping of the Altar. We will use the Zoom platform and it will also be live-streamed.
Garden of Repose: Thursday evening through Friday evening
This is an opportunity to experience those last hours of Jesus’ earthy life in the Garden of Repose in our chapel. Please come and pray, light candles, sit in silence and in the beauty of the garden and wait as Jesus had asked his disciples to do with him on his last earthly night.
Tenebrae Service: 7:30 p.m. Live-streamed Service of Shadows in the sanctuary.
10 a.m. Live-streaming Festive Holy Eucharist. The service will conclude with Handel's Hallelujah Chorus.
Easter Egg event: TBD
Drive-thru Easter Blessings: Rev'd. Emily and Rev'd. Laura will be offering special Holy Water Blessings immediately following the service in the church parking lot.