April 4, 2010, Easter Day

203: Jesus Christ Is Risen Today

The Gathering of the Community
The Collect of the Day

The Proclamation of the Word
ACTS 10:34-43
Anthem - Senior Choir
Anthem - Junior Choir
MARK 16:1-8 - Gospel Acclamation: “Alleluia!”
An Affirmation of Faith -1 Corinthians 15.3-7

The Prayers of the People
The Peace

The Celebration of the Holy Eucharist
233: He Rose
A doxology
Praise God from whom all blessings flow;
praise him, all creatures here below; alleluia!
Praise him above, ye heavenly host;
Praise Father, Son and Holy Ghost. Alleluia!

Eucharistic Prayer 3
The Lord’s Prayer
The Breaking of the Bread
Lamb of God
Hymns during communion:
207: At the Lamb’s High Feast
230: The Tomb is Empty
237: Now the Green Blade Rises

The Scattering (Mark 4:20)
He is Lord
Prayer after Communion
The doxology
205: The Day of Resurrection!


April 2, 2010


11:00 AM - The Celebration of the Lord’s Passion

Organ Prelude
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).