Maundy Thursday

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the Thursday before Easter

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On Maundy Thursday, the confessional will be available from 10 a.
uk/royal-maundy-service) the Royal Family said , explaining Maundy Thursday.
The Forum of Religious for Justice and Peace (FORUM) had written to Cardinal George Alencherry, and the Secretary of the Congregation of Oriental Churches, Rome a week ago, expressing its anguish and disappointment at the decision of the Syro-Malabar and Syro-Malankara Churches not to include women in the ritual washing of the feet on Maundy Thursday.
Queen Elizabeth II hands out Maundy money during the traditional Royal Maundy Thursday service
Service of Holy Communion Maundy Thursday and Tenebrae (Shadows).
Mr Steel added: "There is a real flow to the story," says Mr Steel, "the idea is that we move together from the bewilderment of Maundy Thursday through the awfulness of Good Friday, wait with the disciples in their sadness on the Saturday, then rejoice in their happiness on Easter Sunday .
POPE Francis washes and kisses the feet of an inmate at a juvenile detention centre yesterday in the Maundy Thursday ritual that he has celebrated for years as an archbishop.
30pm and on Maundy Thursday the service of Holy Communion and Stripping of the Sanctuary is at 7pm.
The service begins with Maundy Thursday today which starts from 7:30pm to 9pm.
Collegium 1704's recording combines the first of Zelenka's lamentations intended for Maundy Thursday (the composer never finished the cycle, with the lamentations being created only for the Tenebrae on Thursday and Friday) and the responsories for Good Friday and Holy Saturday.
One way of understanding Maundy Thursday is as a bifocal occasion in the liturgy of the church (like Palm/Passion Sunday) that requires us to commemorate two different but complementary themes rooted in the events of this last night of Jesus' life.
Maundy Thursday, Holy Communion will be held, with stripping of the altar.
The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, will appear in special edition of Thought For The Day on Radio 4 on Maundy Thursday.
Just days after her Maundy Thursday visit to the Cathedral Quarter Hotel in Derby, local authority inspectors checked it out and gave it a 2-star out of a possible 5-star rating for food and hygiene standards - for the second year running.
The week before Easter, known as Holy Week, is very special in the Christian tradition while the Sunday before Easter is Palm Sunday and the last three days before Easter are Maundy Thursday or Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Holy Saturday (sometimes referred to as Silent Saturday).