J.S. Bach – Herr Jesu Christ, wahr’ Mensch und Gott, BWV 127
Palm Sunday/ Sunday of the Passion – March 20, 2016
Mass at 11:00 a.m. Readings: Palm Procession: Luke19:28-40; Isaiah 50:4-9a; Psalm 31; Philippians 2:5-11; Luke 22:14-23:56. Pastor George Detweiler preaches and presides. (more…)
As the passion and resurrection of Christ is the culmination of the gospel accounts, so the Triduum of Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and the Vigil of Easter are the culmination of the church year.
The services on Maundy Thursday have at least four emphases: (more…)
Sunday of the Passion (Palm Sunday) – March 29, 2015
Mass at 11:00 AM. Readings: Procession with Palms: Mark 11:1-11; Isaiah 50:4-9a; Psalm 31:9-16; Philippians 2:5-11; Mark 14:1-15:47. Pastor George Detweiler will preside and preach.
The Sunday of the Passion is the only one of the church year where the first two lessons and psalm are the same every year: only the gospels – both processional and passion – change from year to year. (The word “passion” here refers to the intensity of the events.) (more…)