St John's Parish Church
Holy Week Events
PALM SUNDAY PARISH EUCHARIST
14th April, 10.30am
We begin our Easter commemorations with the Parish Eucharist.
MAUNDY THURSDAY EUCHARIST
18th April, 7.30pm
Maundy Eucharist with foot-washing and stripping of the Sacrament.
GOOD FRIDAY WALK OF WITNESS
19th April, 9.30am
Churches Together in Whitstable have their Walk of Witness, starting at St John's and ending at St Alphege, Whitstable.
IN HIS STEPS
19th April, 2pm (duration - 45 mins)
A quiet and reflective pilgrimage - beginning in the Scout Hall, on into the churchyard and church before ending at the cross. Outdoor clothing advisable. Assistance will be given to those with limited mobility. The church will be open for a while afterwards.
CHILDRENS' EASTER DETECTIVES TRAIL & EGG HUNT
20th April, 10am - 11.30am
A guided Easter trail around St John's Church finding the clues as to what happened to Jesus on the first Easter weekend. We will finish with an Easter Egg Hunt so booking is essential. Book via
EASTER EVE WORSHIP & EVENING PRAYER
20th April, 4pm at St John's Centre
Readings and Evening Prayer ending with lighting of the Easter Light.
EASTER SUNDAY PARISH EUCHARIST
21st April, 10am in St John's Centre
We begin in the Centre and then carry the Easter Light, in procession (noisy and informal), to our church in time for the Parish Eucharist at 10.30am. Refreshments afterwards.
EASTER SUNDAY EVENING PRAYER
21st April, 6.30pm
Easter Evening sees Evening Prayer (Prayer Book) in the Church, lasting about 35 minutes.
HOLY WEEK @ ST JOHN'S