Palm Sunday | 24 March
On Palm Sunday we recall Jesus’ journey into Jerusalem on a donkey. The crowd waved palm leaves and covered his path with them. We remember this with crosses made from palm leaves. Today also marks the beginning of Holy Week.
8.30am – Morning Prayer*
9am – Eucharist with the Preaching of the Passion
11am – Choral Eucharist with Procession from Borough Market*
3pm – Evensong with the first Holy Week Address 
6pm – The Way of the Cross

A service of music and readings with the Merbecke Choir. Also features the Dean's first Holy Week Address.


Holy Week Organ Meditation
Monday 25 March, 1.20pm
Join us for a free Holy Week Organ Recital given by our Sub Organist Simon Hogan.


Monday 25 – Wednesday 27 March
Our journey through Holy Week continues through our daily services and the Dean’s Holy Week Addresses. 
9am Morning Prayer*
12.30pm Midday Prayer
12.45pm Eucharist with Hymns
5.30pm Choral Evensong
6.30pm Holy Week Address and Compline*


Maundy Thursday | 28 March
On Maundy Thursday we recall the Last Supper that Jesus shared with his disciples before his arrest and trial, and his commandment to them to love one another.
9am Morning Prayer*
11am Chrism Eucharist
Clergy and lay ministers from across the Diocese of Southwark gather for an act of commitment to ministry and the blessing of the holy oils for use throughout the year. 
5.30pm Evening Prayer
6.30pm Celebration of the Lord’s Supper with the Washing of Feet* (followed by the Watch of the Passion until 10pm)
This service includes the washing of the feet of some of the congregation, recalling Jesus’ actions prior to the Last Supper. Following the service there is a watch until 10pm reminiscent of Jesus’ long agony in the Garden of Gethsemane. 


Good Friday | 29 March
Good Friday is the day when we remember the crucifixion and death of Jesus Christ. It is a sombre day where we meet, pray and reflect on the sacrifice Jesus willingly paid for all our sins. 
9am Morning Prayer with Litany*
12pm Preaching of the Passion with the Very Reverend Dr Mark Oakley, Dean of Southwark*
1.30pm LIturgy of the Day*
4pm Evening Prayer

Duruflé Requiem and Poulenc Motets | Southwark Cathedral Choir Good Friday Concert 
6.30pm
Following the liturgy of Good Friday the Southwark Cathedral Choir performs Duruflé’s Requiem and Poulenc’s Quatre motets pour un temps de pénitence.
Tickets available from the Cathedral website and Eventbrite soon. 


Holy Saturday | 30 March
Holy Saturday is a day of preparation ahead of the joyful celebrations of Easter. 
9am Morning Prayer with Litany*
4pm Evening Prayer
8pm Easter Vigil with Confirmations*
This first service of Easter begins in darkness and marks the end of the emptiness of Holy Saturday and leads into the celebration of Jesus’ resurrection. Also at this service we celebrate the confirmation of candidates from across the Diocese. 


Easter Sunday | 31 March
On Easter Sunday we celebrate Jesus’ resurrection from the dead. 
8.30am Morning Prayer*
9am Eucharist 
11am Choral Eucharist*
3pm Evening Prayer
6pm Compline*