Holy Week 2016

Services at Bates College:

Maundy Thursday

Sundown  (7 p.m.) on Thursday, March 24th
Join Associated Chaplain, Sara Bartlett (United Church of Christ) for a simple candle lit service of footwashing/handwashing to commemorate The Last Supper. 

Good Friday: Stations of the Cross

Self-guided all day, guided tours 12 noon & 5 p.m., Fri., March 25th
The stations of the cross are depicted through student and community artwork throughout the chapel. View the pieces at your own pace or join a chaplain for a guided tour and prayer. 

Easter Sunday Service

4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m., supper to follow, Sunday, March 27th
Bates Christian Fellowship leads this Interdenominational Christian Service of song, prayer, word, and Eucharist. All are welcome. Supper will follow in Skelton Lounge.

Services at the local Catholic Churches:

Holy Thursday, March 24: Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper

9:00 am          Morning Prayer, Holy Cross Church

4:30 pm         Mass of the Lord’s Supper, Basilica Church (upstairs)

(followed by adoration in the Basilica Chapel until 6:00 pm)

6:30 pm         Mass of the Lord’s Supper, Holy Family Church

(followed by adoration in the Church until 9:00 pm)

Good Friday, March 25: Celebration of the Lord’s Passion

9:00 am         Morning Prayer, Holy Cross Church

TBD                Stations of the Cross, Holy Cross Church

TBD                Stations of the Cross, Holy Family Church

3:30 pm         Confessions, Basilica Church (upstairs)

4:30 pm         Service of the Lord’s Passion, Basilica Church (upstairs)

6:30 pm         Service of the Lord’s Passion, Holy Cross Church

Holy Saturday, March 26: Holy Saturday/Easter Vigil

9:00 am          Morning Prayer, Holy Cross Church

3:00 pm         Confessions, Holy Cross Church

3:00 pm         Confessions, Holy Family Church

3:00 pm         Confessions, Basilica Chapel (downstairs)

8:00 pm         Easter Vigil, Basilica Church

Easter Sunday, March 27: Easter Masses

7:00 am          Basilica Chapel (downstairs)

8:00 am          Basilica Church (Latin Mass)

8:30 am          Holy Cross Church

8:30 am          Holy Family Church

10:00 am       Basilica Church

10:30 am       Holy Cross Church

11:00 am       Holy Family Church

5:00 pm         Holy Family Church

Website: www.princeofpeace.me
FMI: Wendy.Therrien@portlanddiocese.org

Services at local Protestant Churches

Holy Thursday, March 24:

Episcopal
6:00pm Informal Maundy Thursday ‘Lord’s Supper’ Service, includes a meal as part of the service, Trinity Church, 247 Bates St., Lewiston
United Methodist
6:00 p.m. at Auburn UMC, 439 Park Avenue. This is a joint service with Calvary UMC, Lewiston, Rev. Annie Baker-Streevy will be leading worship

Good Friday, March 25:

Episcopal
12:00 p.m. St. Michaels Auburn and Trinity Lewiston will meet together in Kennedy Park.
United Methodist
7:00 p.m. at the Calvary UMC, 59 Sabattus St, Lewiston with Rev. Jacquelyn Brannen leading worship

Easter Sunday, March 27:

Episcopal
10:00 a.m. Festive Easter Service of Holy Eucharist with Baptism. Trinity Church, 247 Bates St., Lewiston
Methodist 
10:00 a.m. Easter Service, Auburn United Methodist Church, 439 Park Avenue, Auburn
10:30 a.m. Easter Service, Calvary United Methodist Church, 59 Sabattus Street, Lewiston