Easter Services from Churches Together 2023

There are plenty of ways in which you can join in with Christian worship this Holy Week and Easter. Everyone is welcome to join with any of our services, details of which you can find below.

Palm Sunday is on 2nd April
Maundy Thursday is on 6th April
Good Friday is on 7th April
Holy Saturday is on 8th April
Easter Day is on 9th April

Churches Together in Risborough Services

Good Friday
Act of Witness, Market Square at 11.00am
Travel from home church for an act of Witness and proclamation with Churches Together in Risborough. ‘Why the cross?’ 

Easter Sunrise Service
6.00am, Whiteleaf Cross
Celebrate the Resurrection of our Lord on the top of Whiteleaf Cross. Meet in the carpark, to walk together for the short service at 6.00am. Bacon rolls and hot drinks in the picnic area afterwards. ALL are welcome.

 

Princes Risborough Baptist Church

Palm Sunday
Service including Holy Communion

Wednesday 5th April
10.30-11.30am Family Fun
Come and retell the Easter story with us. Crafts, Easter Trail, Baby corner, refreshments.

Maundy Thursday
8pm

Communion Service

Good Friday
10am
A service of reflection joining with PR Methodists and Kimble Free Church

Easter Day
10.30am
A service of celebration remembering the resurrection of Jesus Christ.

 

Princes Risborough Methodist Church

Good Friday
10am
Joint Service at the Baptist Church

Easter Day
10am
10.00  Holy Communion Service led by Rev K Edwards

 

St John’s Lacey Green

Palm Sunday
8am Holy Communion
A service of Holy Communion according to the Book of Common Prayer
10am Parish Communion
Including the Liturgy of the Palms

Monday 3rd April
7pm Compline with Meditation

Tuesday 4th April
9.30am Holy Communion
7pm Compline with Meditation

Wednesday 5th April
7pm Compline with Meditation

Maundy Thursday
8pm Sung Eucharist
Eucharist of the Last Supper followed by Stripping of the Altar

Good Friday
2pm Last Hour
Last Hour and prayers at the cross in Church Lane

Holy Saturday
7pm Easter Liturgy

Easter Day
8am Holy Communion
A service of Holy Communion according to the Book of Common Prayer
10am Family Communion
6pm Festal Evensong

 

St Mary’s Princes Risborough

Monday 3rd April
7.30pm Silent Holy Communion

Tuesday 4th April
7.30pm Compline with Reflection

Wednesday 5th April
7.30pm Compline with Reflection

Maundy Thursday
6pm Last Supper Family Meal
With activities for children: reserve your place at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/maundy-thursday-family-supper-tickets-567496626687

Good Friday
10am ‘At the foot of the Cross’

A short devotional service
2pm The Last Hour

Holy Saturday
8pm Easter Vigil
Commencing with lighting of the Easter fire outside the church

Easter Day
8am Holy Communion
A service of Holy Communion
9.30am Holy Communion
Also livestreamed on St Mary’s YouTube Channel
11.15am Live @ St Mary’s
With Kid’s Church
6pm Evensong at St Peter’s Ilmer
with shortened Holy Communion

 

St Dunstan’s Monks Risborough

Palm Sunday
10am Parish Eucharist
Including the Liturgy of the Palms

10am Parish Communion
Including the Liturgy of the Palms

Monday 3rd April
7.30pm Compline
A quiet, peaceful service of prayer and contemplation.

Tuesday 4th April
7.30pm Dream of the Rood
Poetry recital of the Anglo-Saxon poem written from the perspective of the Cross.

Wednesday 5th April
7.30pm Stations of the Cross
A service that journeys through Jesus’ final hours.

Maundy Thursday
7.30pm Eucharist
Eucharist of the Last Supper followed by Stripping of the Altars and the Watch

Good Friday
2pm Commemoration of the Lord’s Passion
A sombre service of worship and thanksgiving, with Holy Communion.

Holy Saturday
8pm Easter Vigil

We begin our celebration of Easter with this beautiful service, journeying from darkness to light, as we celebrate Jesus rising from the dead and His light scattering the darkness.

Easter Day
8am Holy Communion
A simple service according to the Book of Common Prayer.
10am: All-Age Eucharist
A joyful celebration of Jesus’ resurrection from the dead.
6pm: Evensong (St Peter’s Owlswick)
As evening draws in, we continue hearing of Jesus’ appearances after His resurrection.

 

Holy Trinity Bledlow

Maundy Thursday
7.30pm Commemoration of the Last Supper

Good Friday
2pm An Hour before the Cross
6pm The Cross of Christ
(With Choir)

Holy Saturday
11am Easter Egg Hunt

With egg and spoon race

Easter Day
10.30am Easter Day Service
(With Choir)

 

Kimble Free Church

Palm Sunday
11am Sunday Service & Communion

Good Friday
10am Service at Princes Risborough Baptist Church
6pm Just Worship: The Passion

Easter Day
11am Easter Day Service

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