Holy Week and Easter
Palm Sunday Liturgy
Recording of the Passion Gospel for Palm Sunday
Reflection for Monday in Holy Week by David Wittrock
Reflection for Tuesday in Holy Week by Lindsay Prudzynski
Reflection for Wednesday in Holy Week (Audio) (Written) by The Rev. Wendy Howe
The Three Days at Home – a bulletin for Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and the Great Vigil of Easter
Easter Service – Sunday April 12 at 10 am via YouTube Bishop Lucinda will lead a diocesan-wide online service for Easter, which will be presented on the diocesan YouTube page. Members of the diocese representing various deaneries and cultures will contribute to the service. The virtual service will be available at 10:00 am on Easter Sunday.
Rector’s Blog (Kristine):
Church Publishing offers Book of Common Prayer, other free resources for devotional use – Episcopal News Service
The Episcopal Church has put together some resources as well, available via iTunes, Sportify, or Google Play.
Diocesan Evening Prayers
In this time of virtual connection, Bishop Lucinda and members of the Diocese of El Camino Real staff will host a series of online Evening Prayers via Zoom for the entire diocese. The prayers will be held every weekday at 5:00 pm, beginning next Tuesday, March 31, and continuing through Wednesday, April 8. The evening liturgies will use the New Zealand Prayer Book, the Iona Abbey Worship Book, the Book of Common Prayer, and more.
All are invited to join us! Click here to access the Zoom meeting link.
Or, join by phone: 1-669-900-6833
Meeting ID: 827 242 291
Diocesan Night Prayer
A loving & kind virtual space for praying the Psalms, every night at 6:00 pm through April 8, guided by Kelsey Davis, Curator for Emerging Communities. All are welcome, drop-in as often or little as desired!
Click this Zoom link to join.
The Zoom meeting ID is 797-685-321
You may want to check out some of these live-streamed services:
Washington National Cathedral
Monday – Saturday Morning Prayer at 4 am
Monday – Saturday Evening Prayer at 4 pm
Sundays Eucharist at 8:15 am
St. Andrew’s, Saratoga
Sundays at 9:45 am
St. Barnabas, Arroyo Grande
Sundays at 10:00 am
A recording of the live-stream will be posted on the St. Barnabas website (https://saintbarnabas-ag.org/) following the service. If you would like to participate more fully in the service, the service leaflet is available for download on the St. Barnabas website.
St. John’s, Roseville
Daily Morning Prayer at 9:30 am
Daily Evening Prayer at 5:00 pm
Sundays Eucharist at 10:30 am
The choir of National Cathedral
Morning and Evening Prayer Mondays through Saturdays. You can watch anytime, they last 20 minutes with organ and very small choir in the cathedral.
Thursdays Evensong at 5:15 pm
Available to watch and listen later. (The video is a collage of photos.)
St. Gregory of Nyssa, San Francisco
Sundays at 10:00 am
Video of last week and a link for this coming week: https://www.saintgregorys.org/live.html
There is a very sweet broadcast every day – half an hour with video of the monks on Facebook. It is lovely — not musically great but spiritually nourishing and different languages (lots of French):
You can scroll and explore, and find other Taizé services: