“FOR ALL THE SAINTS” APRIL 2012
Please join us for a blessed Holy Week and a Happy Easter
SUNDAY OF THE PASSION: PALM SUNDAY—Sunday, 1 April
- Mass with Blessing of Palms at 8 a.m.
- Solemn Mass including Liturgy of the Palms and Passion Gospel at 10 a.m., with The Very Rev. Judith G. Dunlop, D.D., Pastoral Associate at the Church of the Epiphany, San Carlos, as guest preacher
.MONDAY, TUESDAY, & WEDNESDAY IN HOLY WEEK—2, 3, 4 April
Mass at 6 p.m
MAUNDY THURSDAY—5 April
Solemn Mass with Foot Washing at 7 p.m. followed by the Stripping of the Altar.
The church will be open for the Watch at the Altar of Repose from 8:30 -10 p.m.
GOOD FRIDAY—6 April
- Watch at the Altar of Repose; 6 a.m.–Noon
- Stations of the Cross at 12:15 p.m.
- The church will be open for prayer and Rite of Reconciliation until 3 p.m.
- Mass of the Pre-Sanctified with Passion Gospel and Veneration at 7 p.m.
HOLY SATURDAY & EASTER EVE—7 April
- Office of the Lord’s Burial at 10 a.m.
- The Great Vigil of Easter at 9 p.m., followed by Festal Reception
EASTER DAY—8 April
- Mass at 8 a.m.
- Solemn Mass at 10 a.m., followed by Easter Egg Hunt in the Parish Garden
“Fragments of Your Ancient Name”
Easter Education Series
Wednesday Evenings, 7 – 8:15 p.m.
A series of Easter meditations on six names for God from Fragments of Your Ancient Name: 365 Glimpses of the Divine for Daily Meditation by Joyce Rupp.
- 18 April “Risen Christ”
- 25 April “Bread of Life”
- 2 May “Good Shepherd”
- 9 May “True Vine”
- 16 May “Way”
- 23 May “Life”
If you can come early: Mass at 6 p.m. and Bag Supper at 6:30
Dinner and Planning Meeting
for all Parents, Youth, and Children of All Saints’
Tuesday, 17 April at 6:30 p.m. at the home of Douglas Conover and Katherine Klingensmith.
Please see special invitation for more information
Vestry and Officer’s Retreat
Saturday, 21 April, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
The Rector, Vestry, and Officers at All Saints’ will attend our annual day of reflection and planning at the Church of the Advent of Christ the King.
SUNDAY MASSES at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.
CHOIR REHEARSAL Sundays at 9 a.m. and Thursdays at 7 p.m.
“GODLY PLAY” CHILDREN’S PROGRAM Special events as announced
OFFICE HOURS Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 1 p.m.-5 p.m.
WEEKDAY MASSES at 6 p.m. in the Lady Chapel, Monday through Thursday, with Evening Prayer on Friday
RECTOR’S DAY OFF Friday
SATURDAY NEIGHBORHOOD BRUNCH PROGRAM 10:30 a.m. in the Parish Hall, Sponsored by the Haight Community Services Committee
VESTRY MEETING Monday, 9 April at 7 p.m.
ELDERCARE MINISTRY Sunday, 22 April at 2 p.m. at the Grove Street Extended Care & Living Home
BUILDING AND GROUNDS COMMITTEE Tuesday, 24 April, 7 p.m.
ALL SAINTS’ EPISCOPAL CHURCH
1350 Waller Street
San Francisco, CA 94117
ALL SAINTS’ MISSION STATEMENT
All Saints’ is a progressive Episcopal church in the Anglo-Catholic tradition. In the name of Jesus, we strive to build a spiritual home rich in worship, parish life, and community service in gratitude for the fullness of God’s love. Please join us in our prayer and work:
Sustain us, O God, in your Holy Spirit. Give us an inquiring and discerning heart, the courage to will and persevere, a spirit to know and to love you, and the gift of joy and wonder in all your works. Amen.