Holy Week and Easter Services

Join us for our Holy Week and Easter Services at Exeter Cathedral, starting on Friday 8 April 2022.

Friday 8 April
5.30pm – Stations of the Cross

Palm Sunday 10 April
9.45am – Blessing of Palms and Procession 
Meeting at New Cut gate, off Southernhay
Service followed by donkey rides in the Cloister Garden

4.00pm – St John Passion, J.S. Bach – advance booking required

Monday 11 April

5:30pm – Choral Evensong – Monday before Easter

7.30pm – Sung Compline with music
What does Resurrection mean in 2022? Address by The Ven. Nick Shutt, Archdeacon of Plymouth

Tuesday 12 April
11.30am – Ebbsfleet Chrism Eucharist
Address by the Right Revd Will Hazlewood, Bishop of Lewes

5:30PM – Choral Evensong – Tuesday before Easter

7.30pm  – Sung Compline with music
What does Resurrection mean in 2022? Address by The Ven. Andrew Beane, Archdeacon of Exeter

Spy Wednesday 13 April
7.30pm – Sung Compline with music
What does Resurrection mean in 2022? Address by The Ven. Douglas Dettmer, Archdeacon of Totnes

Maundy Thursday 14 April
10.30am – Chrism Eucharist with blessing of oils and renewal of ministerial vows

7.30pm – The Eucharist with the stripping of altars
Address by The Ven. Verena Breed, Archdeacon of Barnstaple

Good Friday 15 April

10.00am – CTaX Good Friday Service

1:30pm – The Liturgy of Good Friday
Address by The Right Revd Jackie Searle, Bishop of Crediton

7.30pm – The Crucifixion, Sir John Stainer sung by the University of Exeter Chapel Choir

Easter Day 17 April
6.00am – Easter Dawn Service – The Easter Vigil

8.00am – Holy Communion (BCP)

10.00am – Choral Eucharist
Address by The Right Revd Robert Atwell, Bishop of Exeter

11.45am – Choral Matins

4.00pm – Choral Evensong with Procession

Easter Monday 18 April
11.30am – The Eucharist – attended by the Old Choristers

3.00pm – Choral Evensong – attended by the Old Choristers