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Christmas Services at Worth Abbey for 2014

Christmas Services - Details

Everyone is warmly invited to pray with the monastic community at any of the liturgies listed here. You are advised to arrive at least five or ten minutes before the times published here for the Eucharistic Liturgies and Monastic Prayer: Times are often altered at short notice (particularly Night Prayer), so please telephone to check.

A pdf page is available here.

A pdf page is available here, which includes special Advent events

Wednesday, 24th December 2014, Christmas Eve:

06:20 - 06:55

Matins

06:55 - 07:30

(Personal Prayer/Lectio Divina)

07:30 - 07:55

Lauds

08:00 - 08:25

N.B. NO Mass at 08:00

09:00 - 09:40

Community Concelebrated Mass of 24th December

13:00 - 13:10

Midday Prayer

18:00 - 18:45

(Personal Prayer/Lectio Divina)

18:45 - 19:10

Pontifical Vespers (of Christmas)

20:30 - 21:00

Vigils (Office of Readings)

22:30 - 23:00

Carols and Organ Music to prepare for…

23:00 - 00:00

Concelebrated Midnight Mass
(followed by refreshments in the Narthex)

Thursday, 25th December 2014, Christmas Day:

08:45 - 09:10

Lauds

New Times10:00 - 11:00

Christmas Day Parish Mass

11:15 - 12:00

Christmas Parish Mass in West Hoathly Chapel

17:30 - 18:00

(Personal Prayer/Lectio Divina)

18:00 - 18:30

Pontifical Vespers (of Christmas)

Friday, 26th December 2014

07:00 - 07:30

Matins

07:30 - 08:00

(Personal Prayer/Lectio Divina)

08:00 - 08:25

(Said) Mass in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel

08:30 - 08:55

Lauds

17:30 - 18:10

Community Concelebrated Mass

18:10 - 18:45

(Personal Prayer/Lectio Divina)

18:45 - 19:10

Solemn Vespers (of Christmas)

Saturday, 27th December 2014:

07:00 - 07:45

Matins & Lauds

07:45 - 08:50

(Personal Prayer/Lectio Divina)

09:00 - 09:40

Community Concelebrated Mass of Saturday

17:00 - 18:00

Parish Vigil Mass of Sunday

18:00 - 18:45

(Personal Prayer/Lectio Divina)

18:45 - 19:10

Solemn Vespers (of Holy Family)

Sunday, 28th December 2014:

07:30 - 08:15

Matins & Lauds

09:30 - 10:30

Community and Parish Concelebrated Sunday Mass
(followed by refreshments in the Narthex)

11:30 - 12:15

Parish Mass in West Hoathly Chapel

17:30 - 18:00

(Personal Prayer/Lectio Divina)

18:00 - 18:30

Solemn Vespers (of Holy Family)

From Monday, 29th December 2014 until Thursday, 1st January 2015:

07:00 - 07:30

Matins

07:30 - 08:00

(Personal Prayer/Lectio Divina)

08:00 - 08:25

(Said) Mass in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel

08:30 - 08:55

Lauds

17:30 - 18:10

Community Concelebrated Mass

18:10 - 18:45

(Personal Prayer/Lectio Divina)

18:45 - 19:10

Solemn Vespers
(29th /30th of Christmas)
(31st / 1st of Mother of God)

From Friday, 2nd January 2015:

 

Normal Timetable is resumed

 

A Summary of the principal liturgies at Christmas in Worth Abbey church here.

A Summary of the principal liturgies during normal times in Worth Abbey church here.

 

   
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