First Lutheran Church of West Seattle

A Beacon of Hope and Grace

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Holy Week and Easter

 

March 25 Sunday of the Passion

                     8:00 am     Holy Eucharist - Chapel

                     9:00 am     Church School Passion Faire

                    10:30 am     Holy Eucharist – Procession with Palms

                     8:00 pm     Compline

 

March 26 Monday in Holy Week: Jesus’ Cleansing

                         of the Temple

                    11:45 am     Holy Eucharist - Chapel

                      7:00 pm    Vespers

                                       The Great Litany - Chapel

 

March 27 Tuesday in Holy Week: Anointing Jesus for Burial

                    11:45 am     Holy Eucharist - Chapel

                      7:00 pm    Vespers

                                        The Great Litany - Chapel

 

March 28 Wednesday in Holy Week: The Betrayal of Jesus by Judas

                      9:30 am     Matins - Chapel

                    11:45 am     Holy Eucharist - Chapel

                      7:00 pm    Vespers

                                       The Great Litany - Chapel

 

March 29 Maundy Thursday: The Last Supper

                    11:45 am     Holy Eucharist - Chapel

                      7:00 pm    Solemn Eucharist

                                       Stripping of the Altar

 

March 30 Good Friday: The Crucifixion of Our Lord

                    11:45 am     Holy Eucharist - Chapel

                                       (Reserved Sacrament)

                      7:00 pm    Office of Tenebrae

                                       A Liturgy of Lessons, Hymns and Prayers

 

March 31 Holy Saturday: The Burial of Our Lord

                    11:45 am     Liturgy of the Burial - Chapel

                    Easter Vigil

                      7:00 pm    Liturgy of Light, Readings, Baptism

                                       and Holy Eucharist

 

April 1   The Resurrection of Our Lord – Easter

                      9:00 to 10:00 am Easter Brunch in the parish hall.

                    10:30 am     Festival Eucharist

                      8:00 pm     Compline

 



  Holy Saturday  
 
Come experience the Burial of Our Lord in all the glory of the ages.  This short mystical liturgy is preparation for the evening Vigil of Easter, which is celebrated each year, and finalizes what begins on Maundy Thursday.