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Holy Week & Easter

Join us for HOLY WEEK & EASTER

Below you'll find a listing of the Lent and Easter Worship and Devotional Opportunities joyfully offered by St. Andrew’s and Lutheran Church of Framingham. We hope you will enrich your Lenten experience by joining us for one or all of these spiritually fulfilling activities.

Palm Sunday, March 25
8:00 a.m.    Holy Eucharist with Blessing of the Palms
9:00 a.m.    Pony Rides in the Parking Lot
10:00 a.m.   Palm Sunday procession, Holy Eucharist, and reading of the Passion

Maundy Thursday, March 29
6:00 p.m.     Last Supper and Holy Eucharist
7:30 p.m.    Holy Eucharist with the Stripping of the Altar
9:00 p.m.    The Maundy Thursday Overnight Watch begins

Good Friday, March 30
12:00 p.m. Framingham Interfaith Association Ecumenical Good Friday Service, hosted by First Baptist Church of Framingham (1013 Worcester Road, Framingham)
4:00 p.m.  Children's Stations of the Cross
An interactive, kid-appropriate Stations of the Cross experience for children and adults, lasting about an hour.
7:30 p.m.  Good Friday Liturgy, including music and veneration of the cross

Holy Saturday, March 31
7:00 p.m. Bluegrass Easter Vigil, featuring the Blackstone Valley Bluegrass Band. An ancient service of Easter featuring a vigil fire, candlelight, and the first chance to shout Alleluia!

Easter Sunday, April 1
8:00 a.m.  Holy Eucharist with music
10:00 a.m. Festival Holy Eucharist with guest musicians and “Alleluia Chorus” sing-along
11:30 a.m. Deluxe Coffee Hour and Easter Egg Hunt for Children.

2nd Sunday of Easter, April 8
8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist
10:00 a.m. New Life Sunday Eucharist
11:30 a.m. Blue Jean Sunday
Help us with a little spring cleaning. We will de-clutter, organize, wash and clean, and make the whole parish spic 'n span for the Bishop's visit on April 22. Lunch will be provided for all.

3rd Sunday of Easter, April 15
8:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist