11:00 AM - The Celebration of the Lord’s Passion
Followed by a period of silence as the choir and ministers enter.
The Ministry of the Word (BAS) pg. 308
The Collect of the Day
Hymn 386: When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
First Reading: Isaiah 52:13-53:12
Psalm 22 (1-17)
Second Reading: Hebrews 10:16-25
Anthem: Behold the Lamb of God
The Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ according to Matthew.
The Passion will be read in part and the congregation can remain seated.
Hymn 202: There Is A Green Hill Far Away
The Sermon: Archdeacon John Clarke
Meditation on the Cross pg. 313
Hymn 198: O Sacred Head Sore Wounded
The Solemn Intercession pg. 309
Hymn 551: My Faith Looks Up To Thee
The Lord’s Prayer pg. 318
The Closing Prayer pg. 320
There is no blessing or dismissal added to the service. The ministers, choir and congregation leave in silence (unless they desire to remain in the Church for prayer).