Holy Week at Saint Peter’s

We warmly invite you to join us for Holy Week and Easter this year:

Palm Sunday of the Passion: Sunday 13th April

7.30 am Holy Eucharist with Hymns and Procession of Palms

9.30 am Sung Mass with Choir and Procession

4 pm God Time: Early Easter – An informal Easter Service for Young Families followed by a Sausage Sizzle 

7.30 pmThe Way of the Cross: A Service of Music, Readings & Prayerful Reflection


Monday in Holy Week: Monday 14th April

7 pm Diocesan Sung Eucharist of the Oils at Christ Church Cathedral (Bus leaves William Street at 6 pm)

Maundy Thursday: Thursday 17th April

7.30 am Said Eucharist with Foot Washing

10.30 am Said Eucharist with Foot Washing

7.30 pm Sung Eucharist with Foot Washing, Stripping of the Altar and Vigil

Good Friday: Friday 18th April

7.30 am Veneration of the Cross & Communion

9.30 am Veneration of the Cross & Communion

2 pm Stations of the Cross followed by Silent Prayer

The Church will be closed following the Stations of the Cross until the Lighting of the New Fire on Holy Saturday


Holy Saturday: Saturday 19th April

7.30 pm Lighting of the New Fire, Easter Vigil & First Eucharist of Easter

Easter Day: Sunday 20th April

6 am Ecumenical Easter Service on Stockade Hill

7.30 am Holy Eucharist of Easter with Hymns

9.30 am Sung Mass of Easter with Choir

Morning and Evening Prayer continues as normal during the week except that there will be no services from Friday afternoon until the Easter Vigil.