Palm Sunday March 25
8 am Low Mass
10 am The Liturgy of the Palms & Solemn Mass
Maundy Thursday March 29
7 pm The Liturgy of the Day & Solemn Mass
Including the Washing of Feet, Solemn Procession of the Blessed Sacrament, & Stripping of the Altar. An All-Night Vigil is kept at the Altar of Repose
Good Friday March 30
7 pm The Liturgy of the Day & Mass of the Pre-Sanctified
Praised for his "exquisite playing" (Journal of the Association of Anglican Musicians) Ross Wood became associate organist at All Saints, Ashmont, in 2018. He previously served in associate positions at Church of the Advent (2001-2016) and Trinity Church, Copley Square (1985-2001).
To the Beloved in Christ at Ashmont
Here we are late in Lent. It is nearly time to stop and contemplate the conclusion of our Lenten pilgrimage: the Triduum – Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and the Easter Vigil, when we gather at church all three nights at 7.
Our purpose in gathering on those three nights is to “survey the wondrous Cross on which the Prince of Glory died.” To “survey” means to gaze - to focus – on the Cross. We put our normal busy lives on “pause” for these three nights. We put the usual things aside and deliberately and consciously take the time to quiet down and contemplate the Cross, in
All Saints is a community from Boston, the nearby South Shore, and from points further away. Those who worship here include both Episcopalians and other baptized Christians who find the faith and worship of this Christian community meaningful, as well as those seeking to find a place to experience God's presence. Much parish business (and a good deal of fun and pleasantries) happens at coffee hour, so if you want to find out what makes All Saints, Ashmont the place it is, a good first step is to join us in Peabody Hall for some refreshment after the Mass.
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