Lent, Holy Week and Easter Services

2 March 2022 until 17 April 2022
South Aisle Window
Click here to read Norwich Cathedral's Lent, Holy Week and Easter Brochure 2022


PALM SUNDAY
Sunday 10 April
Sung Eucharist starting with a procession from The Forum, 10am
Join us for a special procession led by a donkey, starting from The Forum at 10am and arriving at the Cathedral for the 10.30am Sung Eucharist.
The Crucifixion by John Stainer, 3.30pm
The Cathedral's Chamber Choir performs this liturgical work for Palm Sunday.
Ecumenical Service, 6.15pm
Norwich Salvation Army Citadel, 36 St Giles Street
The Revd Beth Powney, Baptist Church Leader, will preach at this Palm Sunday service.

FIG MONDAY
Monday 11 April
Chrism Eucharist, 11am
The clergy of the Diocese of Norwich gather to renew their ordination vows in preparation for celebrating Easter. The holy oils used for the sick, those being baptised and those being confirmed or ordained are blessed.
All are welcome to attend.

MAUNDY THURSDAY 
Thursday 14 April
Eucharist of the Last Supper, 7pm
The Bishop of Lynn will preach at this Maundy Thursday service which recalls Jesus’ last supper with his disciples. The feet of some members of the congregation will be washed and the sacrament taken to the Altar of Repose where a watch will be kept until midnight.

GOOD FRIDAY
Friday 15 April
At the Foot of the Cross, 11am
A gathering for all ages to reflect with words, music and symbols on the events of Good Friday.
Good Friday Meditation, 1pm
Led by the Bishop of Lynn.
Solemn Liturgy, 2pm
We celebrate the Liturgy of Good Friday with the procession and veneration of the Cross and the singing of the Passion.

HOLY SATURDAY
Saturday 16 April
Easter Vigil and Confirmations with the Bishop of Norwich, 8.30pm
The first celebration of Easter as we gather around the Easter fire, hear stories of God’s saving love through the ages, light the Easter candle and celebrate with those being confirmed. Please bring something to make a noise as we celebrate the beginning of Easter with fanfares. 

EASTER SUNDAY
Sunday 17 April
Festal Eucharist, 10.30am
The Dean of Norwich will preach and those who attend the service will be invited to join in an Easter egg hunt.
Festal Evensong, 3.30pm
The Bishop of Lynn will preach at the Festal Evensong of Easter Day.

WEDNESDAY EVENING EUCHARISTS
9 March to 13 April
A said Eucharist will be offered on Wednesdays at 7pm in addition to the morning and midday Eucharists.

HOLY WEEK REFLECTIONS
The Bishop of Lynn, the Rt Revd Dr Jane Steen, will be leading Holy Week reflections at the following times:
Monday 11 April - 7pm Eucharist
Tuesday 12 April - 7pm Eucharist
Wednesday 13 April - 7pm Eucharist
Maundy Thursday - 7pm Eucharist
Good Friday - 1pm Meditation
Easter Sunday - 3.30pm Evensong

Click here to read Norwich Cathedral's Lent, Holy Week and Easter Brochure 2022

Picture: Bill Smith