Mothering Sunday
Sung Mass – 10.00 hrs.
Hymns today: – New English Hymnal
285, 239, 185, 186

The Mass setting is the New English Folk Mass (NEH 541).

The response to the Psalm is
“O taste and see that the Lord is gracious.”

Evening Prayer (BCP) at 18.00 hrs.
Psalm 13,14; Genesis 44:1-45:8; Mark 15:1-21

Mass and Intentions this week:
Day. Time Intention.
Sunday 10.00 Wisdons Close, Barton Ave
Monday Ebury Court Old People’s Home
Tuesday Leonard Ave, Gorseway
Wednesday Horace Ave, Legon Ave
Thursday 10.00 Croxford Way, Strood Way
Friday Philip Ave, Philip Close
Saturday Thorntons Farm Av, Fourth Av

Feast Days & Memorials this week.
Saturday – S. Patrick

Next Sunday is
The Fifth Sunday of Lent
The start of Passiontide
Sung Mass – 10.00 hrs.
Evening Prayer (BCP) at 18.00 hrs.
Psalm 34:1-10; Exodus 4:1-23; Mark 15:22-end

APCM Elections
NOW is the time for nominations as Churchwardens and PCC members.
The nomination period ends as the APCM starts next Sunday at 11.30 hrs..
This year we have 3 vacancies for the PCC..

Upcoming Events & Meetings……
Tuesday 13th March – The Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary will be prayed at 19.30 hrs. in the Lady Chapel. All are welcome to attend, a rosary can be borrowed on the night and instruction will be given, if required.
Tuesday 20th March – Holy Communion according to the rites of The Book of Common Prayer at 19.30 hrs. in the Lady Chapel.
Friday 23rd March – Grounds Working Party from 13.00 hrs. to 16.00 hrs. If wet we will do maintenance work on the Church and the Hall.

Stations of the Cross
Friday 16th March at 7.30 pm.
Wednesday 21st March at 7.30 pm.

Palm Sunday—25th March
Assemble in the Vicarage Garden at 9.50 am
(or the Hall if wet).

Holy Week
Chrism Mass at Chelmsford Cathedral – Midday 26th March.

26th, 27th & 28th March.
Mass with devotion each evening at 7.30 pm..

Maundy Thursday-Mass at 8.00 pm and vigil until midnight.
Good Friday—Stations of the Cross at 10.00 am
Midday—Procession of the Cross from the Y.M.C.A.
1.00 pm Hour of devotion at the foot of the Cross.
2.00 pm Liturgy of the Day.

Easter Saturday
Vigil Mass with full ceremonies at 6.00 pm.

Easter Sunday
Shorter Form Vigil Mass at 7.00 am with breakfast to follow.
10.00 am Sung Mass of Easter.
6.00 pm Evening Prayer.

Easter Monday—Said Mass at 10.00 am in the Lady Chapel

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