Tag: Holy Week

Maundy Thursday Choral Eucharist and Foot Washing

We commemorate the Last Supper with a service of Holy Communion, and the Rector washes the feet of the vestry, remembering Jesus’ washing of his disciples’ feet. At the conclusion of the service, the altar is stripped of adornment in preparation for Good Friday.

Music Notes for Holy Week and Easter

On Maundy Thursday the Parish Choir will be singing Philip Wilby’s setting of If ye love me. Born in Yorkshire in 1949, Wilby was an undergraduate at Keble College, Oxford. Upon leaving Oxford, he was appointed lecturer, and subsequently professor (chair) in composition at Leeds University in the north of England. He earned the much-coveted…

A Week for Exhausted People — David Browder

Sermon for Palm Sunday, April 13, 2014, by the Rev’d David Browder. Text: Philippians 2:5. LET this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus: who, being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God: but made himself of no reputation, and took upon him the form…