Lent, Holy Week and Easter 2019

The full Lent, Holy Week and Easter booklet can be downloaded here:
Lent, Holy Week and Easter 2019


Weekdays in Lent
11.00am Holy Eucharist
10.00am Holy Eucharist
By appointment: Sacrament of Reconciliation

7th April, Sunday 10.00am
Passion Sunday
Parish Mass – followed by the Annual Parochial Church Meeting
No 8.30am Mass

13th April, Saturday 4.00pm
Chiswick Baroque presents ‘Music and Silence’
An hour and a quarter of musical meditation where music arises out of and falls back into silence, providing a space for personal reflection.  Contemplative music for five unaccompanied voices including works by Bruckner, Byrd, Hildegard, Lassus, Rheinberger, Schutz, Tallis, Tchaikovsky and Harper.
Refreshments available afterwards in the hall.  Donations to The Church of The Holy Innocents and The Upper Room.  Information 020 8749 3365.

14th April, Sunday 10.00am
Palm Sunday
The Liturgy of the Palms and Procession
from  St John the Evangelist, Glenthorne Road
No 8.30am Mass

15th & 16th April, 7.30pm
Monday & Tuesday in Holy Week
Holy Eucharist with Homily

17th April, 7.30pm
Wednesday in Holy Week
Tenebrae of Maundy Thursday

18th April
Maundy Thursday
10.30am Chrism Mass with renewal of ordination vows at St Paul’s Cathedral
7.30pm   Institution of Holy Eucharist
with washing of feet; stripping of the Altar followed by prayer at the Altar of Repose.

19th April
Good Friday
11.00am Stations of the Cross
12 noon Liturgy of the Day with Reading of the Passion
(activities for children will be available)

20th April
Holy Saturday
10.00am Morning Prayer
10.30am Cleaning and Decoration of the Church
9.00pm   The Great Vigil of Easter

21st April, 10.00am
Easter Day
Holy Eucharist of the Resurrection
No 8.30am Mass


Teaching in Lent

Inspiring Art – Thursdays in Church
7.45 – 9.00pm: 7, 14, 21 & 28 March, 4 & 11 April
A six-week course (broadly following last year’s National Gallery-based format) using our own Paschal Vigil Panels as the springboard for our group reflection and discussion.
Led by Briony Mackie and Jane Jales

Inspiring Scripture – Tuesdays in Church
7.30 – 8.30pm: 12, 19 & 26 March, 2 & 9 April
Five reflective bible studies focusing on the passages from the Hebrew Bible depicted in the chancel panels.
Led by Mo Paulette and Dennis Sommers

Inspiring Music – A self-guided tour
Another chance to work through the history of sacred music, with a piece to listen to each day from Ash Wednesday to Easter – or in blocks if you prefer. All 40 pieces are available to listen to on the internet, and links to the recordings are available here: Music List 2019
Curated by Jean Paul Sinclair and Fr David

Quiet Morning – Preparing for Holy Week
Saturday 13th April, 10.00 am-1.00 pm, in church
Quiet time for reflection, punctuated by readings and reflections on the seven passages, with resources for private devotion. Come for the whole morning, or drop in and out.



Photography by Zoë Hornby-Walsh