Lent & Holy Week

We have so much to offer this Lent Season!  Here’s what’s on this page in chronological order:

Click Here for our collection of daily reflections for the Lent season.  The physical booklets will be available in the church office during the week and in the porches on Sunday.

Lenten Book of Reflections

Our annual lent booklet has all your daily reflections.  Click here to view

Stations of the
Cross

Follow along with The Very Rev. Penny Bridges.  Click here to view on Youtube

Distribution of Ashes
& “Lent at Home” boxes for families  

Saturday, Feb. 26, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Curbside pick-up for prepackaged / pre-blessed, ashes and “Lent at Home” boxes for the whole family.  You’ll want these ashes to participate in an Ash Wednesday Service.  Simply show up on the 5th Ave side of St. Paul’s Cathedral (2728 Sixth Ave, San Diego, CA 92103).

Lent Books / Alleluia Rocks

Sunday, Feb. 27

9 am – 12 pm –  Pick up your copy of the Lent meditation booklets

11:45 am – 12:30 pm – All-ages Craft: Alleluia Rocks in the Queen’s Courtyard

Ash Wednesday 

Wednesday, Mar. 2

7:30 am – Imposition of ashes in the Chapel of the Holy Family
8 am – 12 pm – Ashes-to-Go throughout San Diego
5 pm – Family Ash Wednesday Service in the Cathedral
7:30 pm – Bilingual Imposition of Ashes & Eucharist in the Cathedral

Le Hablaré al Corazón
[I Will Speak to the Heart]

Jueves, 3 de marzo – 7 de abril, 7:00 – 8:30 pm, En Zoom
Thursdays, Mar. 3 – Apr. 7, 7:00 – 8:30 pm, On Zoom

Curso Bíblico para cuaresma: un curso de seis sesiones por Zoom, reflexionando sobre el significado del desierto, la oración de nuestro Señor, la experiencia del perdón y conversión, y la Pasión de Jesús. 

A Bible class in Spanish for Lent: a course of six sessions on Zoom, reflecting on the meaning of the desert, The Lord’s Prayer, the experience of forgiveness and conversion, and the Passion of Jesus.

Haga clic aquí para unirse en Zoom / Click Here to join on Zoom

Stations of the Cross

Fridays, Mar. 4. -Apr. 8, 6:00 pm, in the Cathedral

Each Friday during Lent join us in the Cathedral for Stations of the Cross.

The Great Litany

Sunday, Mar. 6, First Sunday in Lent

8 am – The Great Litany and Holy Eucharist in the Cathedral

10:30 am – The Great Litany and Holy Eucharist in the Cathedral

Sunday Forum Series: God Awaits Us in the Wilderness

Sundays, Mar. 6 – Apr. 10, 9:00 a.m.

Speakers:
March 6: Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori
March 13: Jason Evans
March 20: David Moseley
March 27: Andrew Green
April 3: Deann Rios

Lent Book Study: Sacred Earth Sacred Soul

Tuesdays, Mar. 8 – Apr. 5 (with optional session on April 12), 6:30 – 7:45 pm, On Zoom

Join us Tuesday evenings as we explore John Philip Newell’s book on deepening our spiritual connection with God, each other, and the earth.  This Lenten book study is sponsored by the Creation Care Task Force of the Episcopal Diocese of San Diego in collaboration with Christ Church Coronado, St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, and St. Paul’s Cathedral.  All sessions will be virtual on Zoom. 

Click Here to Register

Lent Book Study: The Church Cracked Open

Wednesdays, Mar. 9 – Apr. 6, 6:00-7:30 pm, On Zoom

The Church Cracked Open – Disruption, Decline, and New Hope for Beloved Community by Stephanie Spellers

The Rev. Canon Stephanie Spellers is one of the ECUSA’s leading thinkers and consultants around 21st Century mission and ministry, who serves as Presiding Bishop Michael Curry’s Canon for Evangelism, Reconciliation, and Creation. Canon Spellers says that like the alabaster jar, broken open to anoint Jesus before his passion, we, the Church are being broken open in this pandemic, set free to cross boundaries that limit!

Email The Rev. Dr. Carol Worthing to sign up: carol.worthing@gmail.com 

What is an Episcopalian?

Wednesdays, Mar. 9 – Apr. 6, 7:00 – 8:30 pm, On Zoom

You’re invited to join our Lent adult inquirers’ class, where you can learn about the Episcopal Church and discern whether to be baptized, confirmed, or received by the Bishop at the Easter Vigil on April 16. The class is taught by Cathedral clergy using Walk in Love by Scott Gunn and Melody Wilson Shobe. All are welcome to join us on Zoom on Wednesdays at 7 pm. We have copies of the Gunn book available for purchase.

Click Here to Register

Making Lenten Pretzels with Families on Zoom

Sunday, Mar. 20, 5:00 – 6:00 pm, On Zoom 

Our youth ministrer Maya Little-Saña will lead families in a pretzel making class on Zoom. 

Click Here to join in!!!

HOLY WEEK

Palm Sunday, Apr. 10

8 am – Liturgy of the Palms, Passion, and Eucharist in the Cathedral.

10 am (9:45 am Procession begins) – Procession, Liturgy of the Palms, Passion, and Eucharist in the Cathedral.  Live Streamed
Service Bulletin (click to follow along online)

1 pm – La Liturgia del Día y la Santa Eucaristía (En Español)

5 pm – Choral meditation on the Passion in the Cathedral.

Holy Wednesday, Apr. 13

7 pm – Choral Tenebrae in the Cathedral. Live Streamed
Service Bulletin (click to follow along online)

Maundy Thursday,  Apr. 14

7:00 pm – Bilingual Liturgy of the Day and Eucharist in the Cathedral. / Liturgia Bilingüe del Día y Eucaristía en la Catedral.  Live Streamed
Service Bulletin (click to follow along online)

8:30 pm – Vigil in the Chapel of the Holy Family

Good Friday, Apr. 15

12:00 pm – Choral Music and Meditations on the Passion Live Streamed
Service Bulletin (click to follow along online)

7:00 pm – Bilingual Good Friday liturgy / Liturgia bilingüe del viernes santo Live Streamed
Service Bulletin (click to follow along online)

Holy Saturday, Apr. 16

9:00 am – Holy Saturday liturgy in the Chapel of the Holy Family.

7:30 pm – Great Vigil of Easter, Bishop Susan presiding and preaching  Live Streamed
Service Bulletin (click to follow along online) 

Sunday of The Resurrection, Easter Day

Sunday Apr. 17

8:00 am – Holy Eucharist in the Cathedral

10:30 am – Festival Eucharist with Bishop Susan presiding, Dean Penny preaching Live Streamed
Service Bulletin (click to follow along online) 

1:00 pm – La Santa Eucaristía con nuestra Obispa (En Español)

Formation

Sunday Forums – One or two sentences to simply describe the events. This is also a sentence that will help…   Click Here for details

What is an Episcopalian? – One or two sentences to simply describe the events. This is also a sentence that will help…   Click Here for details

Creation Care Formation – One or two sentences to simply describe the events. This is also a sentence that will help…   Click Here for details

Carol Worthing Book Study – One or two sentences to simply describe the events. This is also a sentence that will help…   Click Here for details

Ashes Pick Up

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Zydeco

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Ash Wednesday

Morning Prayer – One or two sentences to simply describe the events. This is also a sentence that will help…   Click Here for details [Link to Event post]

Prerecorded Ash Wednesday Service – One or two sentences to simply describe the events. This is also a sentence that will help…  [Link to Event post]

Family Service – One or two sentences to simply describe the events. This is also a sentence that will help…  [Link to Event post]

7 p.m. Service – One or two sentences to simply describe the events. This is also a sentence that will help…   Click Here for details

Thank you FOR YOUR PLEDGE!

Because of you, we can continue to serve as a center of transformative love, faith and service!

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