Holy Week & Easter 2017

Join us in our celebrations of prayer and praise, music and the Word, sung by the Choir of Westminster Abbey.

All are welcome to attend services. Tickets are not required.


Services

Westminster Abbey

Palm Sunday
Sunday 9th April

8.00 am Holy Communion
11.15 am Blessing of Palms, Procession, and Sung Eucharist*
3.00 pm Evensong*

Maundy Thursday
Thursday 13th April

5.00 pm Sung Eucharist with the Washing of the Feet*
Followed by The Watch in St Margaret’s Church until 9.00 pm

Good Friday
Friday 14th April

3.00 pm Solemn Liturgy of the Passion and Death of Our Lord*

Holy Saturday
Saturday 15th April

8.00 pm Vigil and First Eucharist of Easter*

Easter Day
Sunday 16th April

8.00 am Holy Communion (BCP)
10.30 am Sung Eucharist*
3.00 pm Evensong and Procession*

*Services sung by The Choir of Westminster Abbey

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St Margaret's Church

Good Friday
Friday 14th April

10.30 am Matins and Litany

Easter Day
Sunday 16th April

11.00 am The Easter Liturgy

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Visitor Opening Hours

During Easter Week

Maundy Thursday
Thursday 13th April

Westminster Abbey: 9.30 am – 3.30 pm
St Margaret’s Church: 9.30 am – 3.30 pm

Good Friday
Friday 14th April

Westminster Abbey: Open for worship only
St Margaret’s Church: 12 Noon – 3.30 pm

Holy Saturday
Saturday 15th April

Westminster Abbey: 9.30 am – 3.30 pm
St Margaret’s Church: 9.30 am – 3.30 pm

Easter Day
Sunday 16th April

Westminster Abbey: Open for worship only
St Margaret’s Church: Open for worship only

Easter Monday
Monday 17th April

Westminster Abbey: 9.30 am – 3.30 pm
St Margaret’s Church: 9.30 am – 3.30 pm

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Holy Week Concert

Holy Week Concert

Tuesday 11th April
J S Bach St John Passion
7.00 pm

The Choir of Westminster Abbey
St James’ Baroque
James O’Donnell conductor

James O'Donnell conducts the Abbey Choir and period-instrument ensemble St James' Baroque in a performance of Bach's great masterpiece: a dramatic representation of the Passion of Christ as told in the Gospel of St John. Sung in German, all the solo roles will be taken by members of the choir.

Tickets

£40, £32, £24,
£20 & £16 (restricted view)
£12 (no view)

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