Holy Week & Easter Sunday Services

Come Celebrate with Us...

Palm Sunday, March 25th

11:00 am - Morning Service
The youth will be participating in the leadership of our service

12:30 pm - LUNCH
Lunch offered by the Yorkminster Park Women (tickets available in advance). Everyone is invited to lunch, then stay and enjoy the Passiontide service.

2:30 p.m - Passiontide Devotion
William Maddox and the Yorkminster Park Choir offer a beautiful service of choral music.  


Holy Week - March 27th, 28th and 29th

Ecumenical Holy Week Services offered in partnership by four congregations in the Yonge and St. Clair neighbourhood. The services will include reflections by the clergy on two artistic masterpieces per evening primarily featuring scenes from Christ's final hours before the crucifixion as presented by Tom Hayes. 

Tue, Mar 27, 7 p.m.
Calvin Presbyterian/Deer Park United | 26 Delisle Ave. Map
Reflections offered by Emily Bisset and Deborah Hart
Service to include combined choir of the four churches, reception to follow.

Wed, Mar 28, 7 p.m.
Yorkminster Park Baptist Church | 1585 Yonge St. Map
Reflections offered by Cheryl Palmer and Robert Groom
Service to feature Iona liturgies with celtic musicians. The service will conclude with Tenebrae after which people will leave in silence.

Thur, Mar 29, 7 p.m.
Christ Church Deer Park| 570 Yonge St. Map
Reflections offered by Dale Rose and Peter Holmes
A reception will take place prior to the service at 6:00 p.m. The service will include Foot Washing and the Sacrament of Holy Communion. As the service
concludes the altar will be stripped and people will meditate and leave in silence.


Good Friday - March 30

11:00 am at Yorkminster Park
Worship featuring reflections on Christ's sayings from the Cross, hymns, readings, prayers and special music by the Yorkminster Park Choir.
Please note: this year Communion will be served on Thursday evening and early on Sunday morning.

12:30 pm - 25th Ecumenical Good Friday Walk
Churches on-the- Hill Good Friday Walk arrives at Yorkminster Park to walk to other neighbouring churches.

4:00 pm - Good Friday Concert - Featuring the Hedgerow Singers



8:30 am - Communion
A joyful celebration of the resurrection with Easter readings/prayers and Communion in the Centennial Chapel

9:00 am Breakfast
Easter Breakfast in the Heritage Room. Everyone welcome.

11:00 am - Morning Service
Worship featuring Choirs and brass accompaniment to the great hymns of Easter. The service climaxes after the sermon as the congregation
joins the choir in the singing of the Hallelujah Chorus in celebration of the good news of Christ's resurrection from the dead.

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