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7th April 2022

Lent & Easter Services

Lent & Holy Week Services

We warmly invite you to join our Lent & Easter services. Our full worship calendar can be found here.

Ash Wednesday

12pm Ashes to Go

“Ashes to Go” is about bringing spirituality, belief, and belonging out from behind church doors, and into the every day. world It’s a simple event with deep meaning, drawing on centuries of tradition and worship to provide a contemporary moment of grace. We will meet at 12.00 noon on Ash Wednesday 2nd March in the Cathedral Ruins for Coventry’s own Litany of Reconciliation, after which you are warmly invited to stay to receive ashes (marked on your head in the sign of the cross) as a symbol of God’s grace enabling a new start for each one of us.

7.30pm Eucharist for Ash Wednesday

Organ Meditations – Sundays

4pm 6th March – 10th April

Join our Evensong every Sunday afternoon during Lent for a special series of organ voluntaries offered as Lenten meditations before and after the 4pm service. Everyone is invited to listen and pray in silence. To reflect the solemnity of the season, we ask that there be no applause.

Holy Week

Palm Sunday -10th April

10:30am Sunday Eucharist

4:00pm Choral Evensong

Monday – 11th April

12pm Litany & Eucharist

7:30pm Compline

Tuesday – 12th April

12pm Litany & Eucharist

7.30pm Compline

Wednesday – 13th April

12pm Litany & Eucharist

5:15pm Choral Evensong

7:30pm Compline

Maundy Thursday – 14th April

10:30am Chrism Eucharist

7:30pm Eucharist for Maundy Thursday

Good Friday – 15th April

9:00am Passion Service

2:00pm Stations of the Cross

6:00pm Coventry Cathedral Chorus – Chilcott: St. John Passion / Finzi: Lo, the Full, Final Sacrifice – tickets onsale – https://www.coventrycathedralchorus.com/what-s-on

Easter Day – 17th April

5:15am The Easter Dawn Eucharist with Baptism and Confirmation – join us as we light the Easter fire in the ruins and celebrate that the light of Christ can never be put out.

10:30am The Easter Day Eucharist – a service of high celebration with a welcome for all (and an Easter egg hunt too!)

4:00pm Festival Evensong

All are warmly welcome to join!

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