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First Lutheran Church

of West Seattle

4105 California Avenue S.W. Seattle, WA 

 

2015 Holy Week and Easter Schedule

 

March 29  Sunday of the Passion

                           8:00 am    Holy Eucharist – Chapel

                         10:30 am    Holy Eucharist – Procession with Palms

                           8:00 pm    Compline

March 30  Monday in Holy Week: Jesus’ Cleansing of the Temple

                         11:45 am    Holy Eucharist – Chapel

                           7:00 pm    Vespers:  The Great Litany - Chapel

March 31  Tuesday in Holy Week: Anointing Jesus for Burial

                         11:45 am    Holy Eucharist – Chapel

                           7:00 pm    Vespers:  The Great Litany – Chapel

April 1      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

April 2      Maundy Thursday: The Last Supper

                         11:45 am    Holy Eucharist – Chapel

                           7:00 pm    Solemn Eucharist:  Stripping of the Altar

April 3      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

                                               (Reserved Sacrament)

April 4      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 5      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.