Holy Week & Easter Services

Holy Week & Easter at Llandaff Cathedral
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Wednesday 7th April – Wednesday in Easter Week

• Thought for the Week is based on one of the day’s lectionary readings.  For the Bible online, click the following link – http://bible.oremus.org/ – then choose your version (we use NRSV in church). Copy and paste the reference into the search box (Isaiah 50. 4-9a) and the passage will be displayed.

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Sunday 4th April – Easter Day

• This morning you can watch our 11.15am service live below. For the first time since Christmas our Cathedral Choir provide the music. If you’re attending a service in the Cathedral you can download the service by scanning a QR code in the Cathedral or alternatively you can access it below.

The Cathedral clergy, staff and members of Chapter wish you a Happy Easter!

Weekly Notes

8am Service Sheet

9.15am Service Sheet

11.15am Service Sheet

Saturday 3rd April – Holy Saturday

• At 8pm this evening you can watch our Paschal Vigil below

 

Friday 2nd April – Good Friday

• At 12pm you can watch our Solemn Celebration of the Lord’s Passion below. This afternoon we are holding a service in the Cathedral from 2pm. No tickets are required so you are welcome to join us for an hour of prayer and reflection.

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Thursday 1st April – Maundy Thursday

• This morning we are holding the Diocesan Chrism Eucharist, presided by Bishop June.

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• This evening is our Solemn Eucharist for Maundy Thursday. The celebrant is Canon Mark while Canon Jan provides the sermon. The music during the service includes pieces by Stopford, Viadana & Tomas Luis de Victoria.

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Wednesday 31st March – Wednesday in Holy Week

• Thought for the Week is based on one of the day’s lectionary readings.  For the Bible online, click the following link – http://bible.oremus.org/ – then choose your version (we use NRSV in church). Copy and paste the reference into the search box (Isaiah 50. 4-9a) and the passage will be displayed.

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• For Wednesday in Holy Week, we have a devotion for Passiontide with prayers by Eric Milner-White. These are interspersed with descriptive organ meditations which act as musical responses to the words and range from meditative to more dramatic, harrowing moods. The music is newly composed by Philip Moore in 2021 and performed by the Cathedral’s Director of Music, Stephen Moore.

 

Tuesday 30th March – Tuesday in Holy Week

• Canon Mark leads a service of music and readings for Tuesday in Holy Week. Movements of Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater are performed by Amy Campbell, Olivia Gomez and Stephen Moore.

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Monday 29th March – Monday in Holy Week

• As Holy Week begins, watch our Service of Music & Readings from 7.30pm. The service is led by Canon Mark Preece and the music is sung by the Idris Consort, directed by William Stevens.

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Sunday 28th March – Palm Sunday

• The latest Government guidelines allow us to continue holding services. You are welcome to join us for our 9am All-age Eucharist and 11.15am Eucharist tomorrow. You can access the Order of Service and Weekly Notes by scanning a QR code in the Cathedral. Alternatively you can download them below. You can also watch the 11.15am service live as it happens below.

9.00am Service Sheet

11.15am Service Sheet

Weekly Notes

• Following our 11.15am service each week in Lent you can see Bishop June’s weekly Lent homily below.

 

• Each Sunday in Lent we will broadcast an Evening Prayer service with hymns which will be available to watch below from 4.30pm. The service includes three hymns for all to sing.

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