Ash Wednesday & Lent 2019

March 6-April 13

March 6, Ash Wednesday

  • 8am The Ash Wednesday Liturgy (Said)
  • 11am-12pm Confessions
  • 12:10 pm Solemn Liturgy of Ash Wednesday (Choral); Confessions, following the Liturgy until 2pm.
  • 3:15pm-5:15pm: Confessions
  • 5:30pm Solemn Liturgy of Ash Wednesday (Choral)
  • 8:30am-6:30pm Imposition of Ashes

Weekday Services in Lent

Monday-Friday: 8am, 12:10pm & 5:30pm. Saturday: 12:10pm

Shrine Prayers,

12pm Monday-Saturday
If you would like us to pray for someone, you can leave your request in the church, or send it to us via the website.


Saturdays during Lent, 11am-11:45am, or by appointment

Healing Prayer and Anointing of the Sick

  • Tuesdays: during and after the 12:10pm Mass
  • Sundays: after the 11am Mass

Sundays in Lent

  • 8am Said Eucharist
  • 9am Sung Eucharist and Sermon
  • 11am Choral Eucharist and Sermon
  • 4 pm Choral Evensong and Sermon

Sunday Sermon Series at 4pm: "The one who sings prays twice" (attributed to St. Augustine)

to celebrate the Centenary of the Choir School.

  • Mar 10 “Prayer as Rhythm,” Fr. Geoff Simpson
  • Mar 17 “Prayer as Melody,” Mo. Alison Turner
  • Mar 24 “Prayer as Harmony,” Fr. Sean Mullen
  • Mar 31 “Prayer as Syncopation,” Bishop Chip Stokes
  • Apr 7 “Prayer as Cadence,” Fr. R-J Heijmen

Sunday Theology Classes, Sundays, 10-10:45am (on the Fifth Floor)

  • Mar 10 Holy Week, Palm Sunday; Fr. Moretz
  • Mar 17 Maundy Thursday - Mass of the Lord’s Supper; Fr. Turner
  • Mar 24 Good Friday - The Celebration of the Lord’s Passion; Fr. Turner
  • Mar 31 The Easter Vigil; Fr. Spencer
  • Apr 7 Eastertide; Fr. Moretz

Devotional Study, Mondays, 12:45-2pm (in the Living Room)

based on the Parish Devotion Book: “Lent, with Evelyn Underhill” (bring your own lunch)

Pilgrims’ Course Classes in Lent, Tuesdays, 6:30-8:15 PM (on the Fifth Floor)

  • Mar 12 An Introduction to the Sacramental Life of the Church: Baptism and Confirmation
  • Mar 19 “They recognized him in the breaking of the bread”: The Eucharist at the heart of our common life
  • Mar 26 When things go wrong: Confession and healing
  • Apr 2 The Christian Exodus: An introduction to Lent and Holy Week
  • Apr 9 Relationships: Marriage, commitment, and religious communities

Holy Hour, Wednesdays, 11:00am-12:00pm

A time of guided prayer, meditation, and periods of silence before the Blessed Sacrament (in the Resurrection Chapel)

Evening Theology Class, “Disrupting Times: When History Meets Mysticism”,

taught by the Rev. Bob Flanagan (in Andrew Hall), Mar 27-Apr 10, 6:30-8pm (in Andrew Hall)

Stations of the Cross, Fridays, 6:30pm (at multiple locations)

  • Mar 8 Saint Thomas Church (gather in the Chantry Chapel)
  • Mar 15 Church of the Transfiguration
  • Mar 22 Church of Saint Mary the Virgin
  • Mar 29 Church of the Transfiguration
  • Apr 5 Church of Saint Mary the Virgin
  • Apr 12 Saint Thomas Church (gather in the Chantry Chapel)