Holy Week 2023

This week in which the culmination of the Ministry of Jesus is celebrated gives us an opportunity to remember the meaning of the events for our own spiritual journey and mindful of those adults who will receive the Sacraments of Baptism , Confirmation and Holy Communion and be come members of Christ’s Church. Their joy and commitment can be ours as we recall when we received those Sacraments.

Holy Week

Palm Sunday

Blessing of palms, Procession and Mass 10am

Wednesday of Holy Week – Mass of the Chrism, Arundel Cathedral 6pm

(The Holy Oils for the Sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation and the Anointing of the Sick are Blessed by the Bishop)

Holy or Maundy Thursday Mass of The Lord’s Supper 7pm

Watching at the Altar of Repose

Good Friday

  • A day of fasting and abstinence
  • Way of the Cross 10am
  • Celebration of The Passion of The Lord 3pm

Holy Saturday

8.30am (Easter Mass) HMP Lewes

The Easter Vigil

The Paschal Candle ,Vigil & Mass of the Resurrection 7pm

Easter Sunday

Mass 10am

Prayers for the Faithful Departed

  • Patrick Duncliffe
  • Fr David Russell
  • Arline Bowman
  • Jim Miles
Sometimes they strew his way
And his sweet praises sing
Resounding all the day
Hosannas to their king
Then” Crucify” is all their breath
And for his death they thirst and cry

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