2020 Easter

Parish Bulletin

‘I desire to eat the Passover in your home’ #EasterAtHome

As Pope Francis pointed out in his video message for Holy Week, Christians are celebrating Easter this year in “a truly unusual way”. How can we respond to Jesus’ statement: “I desire to eat the Passover in your house”?
 

By Sr Bernadette Mary Reis, fsp

In his video message ahead of Holy Week, Pope Francis said social distancing measures put in place to slow the spread of Covid-19 mean that “through us, the “Easter Gospel will resound in the silence of our cities.”

How can we celebrate the Easter Triduum liturgies of Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday?

https://www.vaticannews.va/en/church/news/2020-04/easter-at-home-jesus-wants-to-eat-the-passover-in-your-house.html

The Holy Week Triduum Services will be broadcast from the Jesuit Institute website https://www.jesuitinstitute.org.za/ as follows:
Holy Thursday at 18.00
Good Friday at 15.00
Easter Sunday at 09.00

Are you looking for a way to live this Triduum? The Jesuit Institute will be offering audio reflections for the Sacred Triduum. They will be available on the website – FREE – at the following times:
Holy Thursday. 9 April 2020 at 17.00
Good Friday. 10 April 2020 at 08.00
Holy Saturday. 11 April 2020 at 08.00
Easter Sunday. 12 April 2020 at 08.00

https://www.vaticannews.va/en/vatican-city/news/2020-04/celebrating-a-unique-easter-with-pope-francis-during-covid-19.html

Livestream from this link

https://www.walsingham.org.uk/live-stream/ (1 hour behind us)

 

The Angelus

Set an alarm on your phone to remind you to pray at 6am, noon and 6pm. Alternatively, download the Angelus App (set the times that you would like to be reminded in settings):
Angelus App on Android    or    Praying the Angelus by Magnificat  on iphones

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