Church of England Diocese of Rochester St. Augustine, Gillingham

These are Lent & Easter events this year.

Monday Tuesday & Wednesday in HOLY WEEK

15 Apr 2019, 8 p.m. for 45m

Rock Avenue
Gillingham
Rochester

Each day Holy Week follows set readings: these services are quiet and reflective.

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Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Holy Week Palm Sunday

Good Friday- The Liturgy of Good Friday-The Last Hour

19 Apr 2019, 2 p.m. for 1hr

Rock Avenue
Gillingham
Rochester

A quiet reflective service marking the Last Hour, before the death of Jesus

Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Good Friday Holy Week Prayers Music

Good Friday- Family Service

19 Apr 2019, 10 a.m. for 50m

Rock Avenue
Gillingham
Rochester

This day marks Jesus' cruel death, but is marked with love & hope.

Refreshments Family Friendly Good Friday Holy Week Hot Cross Buns

Easter Sunday -Eucharist of the Resurrection

21 Apr 2019, 10 a.m. for 1hr

Rock Avenue
Gillingham
Rochester

Christ is Risen! Alleluia

Refreshments Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Easter Day Family Friendly Music Hymns Choir

Churches Together in Gillingham -Good Friday Walk of Witness

19 Apr 2019, 11:45 a.m. for 1hr

Rock Avenue
Gillingham
Rochester

Beginning at Gillingham Library and processing to Smith's, Christians witnessing this special day.

Family Friendly Good Friday Holy Week

Maundy Thursday - Mass of the Last Supper and "Watch" until 10.00pm

18 Apr 2019, 8 p.m. for 1hr

Rock Avenue
Gillingham
Rochester

This evening service is full of drama in this ancient liturgy, celebrating the Supper that Jesus left to us and depicting his subsequent arrest in the "watch" until 10.00pm

Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Holy Week Incense Maundy Thursday

Holy Saturday - Vigil Ceremonies and First Mass of Easter

20 Apr 2019, 7:30 p.m. for 1hr

Rock Avenue
Gillingham
Rochester

All is still until the evening at sun down, when the celebrations of Easter begin: Another ancient liturgy and if you've not been before do come along

Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Easter Holy Week Incense Music Hymns

Holy Week- Stations of the Cross

17 Apr 2019, 8 p.m. for 1hr

Rock Avenue
Gillingham
Rochester

A walk around the church meditating in simple form the journey of the cross on the "via dolerosa" on that first Good Friday.

Holy Week Prayers Stations of the Cross Hymns Singing