Journey with us through Palm Sunday, Holy Week, and Easter

Holy WeekYou are warmly invited and welcome to join with Christ’s Church as we journey through Holy Week and remember Christ’s passion together. There are many opportunities for worship in the next week, please find the time to be with us in this special period in the life of the Church.

Sunday, April 13, Palm Sunday
8:00 am – Holy Eucharist I & Palm Sunday Liturgy
9:00 am – Palm Sunday Holy Eucharist with Procession
11:00 am – Palm Sunday Holy Eucharist with the reading of the Passion

Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, April 14, 15 & 16
8:30 am – Holy Eucharist II

The Triduum
The Triduum is one expansive three-day liturgy that celebrates the Paschal Mystery the passion, death, and resurrection of Christ. At Christ’s Church the Triduum will be celebrated with a principal service on each of the three days.

Thursday, April 17, Maundy Thursday
7:30 pm – Holy Eucharist II with Footwashing & the Stripping of the Altar
9:00 pm – Noon Friday – Nightwatch in the church
Friday, April 18, Good Friday
10:00 am – Good Friday Service for Young People
Noon – 3:00 pm – Good Friday Liturgy
(Stations of the Cross begins at approx. 2:00 pm)
Saturday, April 19, Holy Saturday
7:30 pm – The Great Vigil of Easter

Sunday, April 20, The Feast of the Resurrection: Easter Day
8:00 am – Easter Holy Eucharist I
9:00 am – Easter Holy Eucharist with the Telling of the Easter Story
11:00 am – Easter Holy Eucharist

Lent 5, When I was… a prisoner


IMG_4168This year during Lent, Christ’s Church will meditate on Matthew 25:35-46 (
http://goo.gl/9axyDQ) in which Christ told his disciples that when they serve the hungry, the naked, the sick, the stranger, or the imprisoned they were serving Christ, himself.

Today we focused on prisoners as we created small Agape gifts for a Kairos Outside retreat in May (http://www.kairosoutsidenyc.org/). Click on the picture to see an album of pictures on our Facebook page.

Next Sunday is Palm Sunday and we will have services at 8am, 9am and 11am

Lent 4, When I was… a stranger

IMG_3915This year during Lent, Christ’s Church will meditate on Matthew 25:35-46 (http://goo.gl/9axyDQ) in which Christ told his disciples that when they serve the hungry, the naked, the sick, the stranger, or the imprisoned they were serving Christ, himself.

Today we welcomed strangers at our “bring a friend to church” pot luck brunch after the 10am service. All were welcomed, new and old, friend and stranger. Click on the picture to see an album of pictures on our Facebook page.

Next Sunday we will focus on prisoners as we create Agape for a Kairos Outside retreat (http://www.kairosoutsidenyc.org/); and this Tuesday we will have a special screening of the Hudson Link movie in the church at 7:30pm (you can see a a trailer for the film athttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xfDFf-3laug)