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Holy Week and Easter Services

Holy Week and Easter Services at Exeter Cathedral

Join us in reflection and worship throughout Holy Week and Easter, at Exeter Cathedral.

Reflecting on the Psalms with Canon Angela Tilby
This year we are delighted to welcome visiting writer, broadcaster and theological educator, Canon Angela Tilby. Angela will be giving a series of talks, tracing the path to the cross and resurrection through reflection on the Psalms. Find out more > 

Palm Sunday 24 March
8am: Holy Communion (BCP)
9am: Morning Prayer
9:45am: The Liturgy of Palms and Procession (begins at New Cut), following into
9:45am: Talk from Canon Angela Tilby
10am: Choral Eucharist including the Reading of the Mark Passion
4pm: Performance of the St John Passion

Monday 25 March
8:15am: Morning Prayer
8:35am: Said Eucharist
5:30pm: Choral Evensong
7:30pm: Music, Compline and Address
7:30pm: Talk from Canon Angela Tilby

Tuesday 26 March
8:15am: Morning Prayer
8:35am: Said Eucharist
5:30pm: Choral Evensong
7:30pm: Music, Compline and Address
7:30pm: Talk from Canon Angela Tilby

Wednesday 27 March
8:15am: Morning Prayer
8:35am: Said Eucharist
1:15pm: Said Eucharist
5:30pm: Evening Prayer
7:30pm: Music, Compline and Address
7:30pm: Talk from Canon Angela Tilby

Maundy Thursday 28 March
8:15am: Morning Prayer
10:30am: Chrism Eucharist with Renewal of Ministerial Vows
5:30pm: Evening Prayer
7:30pm: The Liturgy of Maundy Thursday
7:30pm: Talk from Canon Angela Tilby

Good Friday 29 March
8:15am: Morning Prayer
10am: Good Friday service given by Churches Together across Exeter
1:30pm: The Liturgy of Good Friday
1:30pm: Talk from Canon Angela Tilby
5:30pm: Evening Prayer
7:30pm: Performance of Crucifixion – John Stainer sung by the Exeter University Chapel Choir

Saturday 30 March
8:15am: Morning Prayer
5:30pm: Evening Prayer

Easter Sunday 31 March
6am: Easter Vigil
8am: Holy Communion (BCP)
10am: Choral Eucharist
11:45am: Choral Matins
4pm: Choral Evensong

Easter Monday 1 April
8:15am: Morning Prayer
11:30am: Choral Eucharist
3pm Choral: Evensong

The Choral services on Easter Monday will also be sung by members of the Exeter Cathedral Old Choristers’ Association.