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Holy Week 2021

Redeemer's Family of Churches

Schedule of events and services for the week of Easter

Join us for one of the services below during this special Lenten season!

DowntownEast Sideredeemer-wsLincoln SquareEast Harlem

Every Easter, we receive a special offering for those who are marginalized, vulnerable or experiencing poverty. The Easter Sacrificial Offering goes to support Hope for New York, our partner for mercy and justice. 100% goes to support programs at Hope for New York’s 50 non-profit affiliates, including food and shelter for the homeless, job skills training, youth mentoring, and more. Learn more at hfny.org/easter.

Thursday, April 1: Maundy Thursday

DOWNTOWN
6:30 p.m. — in-person at The Salvation Army and Livestream on Youtube. 

Click here to register to attend our in-person Maundy Thursday service.
The Maundy Thursday service is a service of solemn reflection on the events on the eve of Christ's crucifixion. In-person worship will include the Lord's Supper, using individual pre-packaged communion elements, and a foot-washing ceremony.


Friday, April 2: Good Friday Services

DOWNTOWN
Virtual service at 6 p.m.
This will be a simple, guided service of prayer and reflection on Good Friday. Guided by the gospel accounts of the cross, we will repent, worship, and marvel at the sacrifice of Jesus.

EAST SIDE
Good Friday Tenebrae Service: 7 p.m. (In-person & livestream)
This Tenebrae service will use candles to signify the seven words of Christ from the cross and end the service in darkness. For those attending virtually, you will be able to participate from your home by bringing and lighting a candle of your own.

WEST SIDE
Afternoon Contemplative Service: 12 to 1 p.m. 
In-person registration open Monday, March 22 at 7 a.m.
This will be a simple, guided service of prayer and reflection on Good Friday. Guided by the gospel accounts of the cross, we will repent, worship, and marvel at the sacrifice of Jesus.


Evening Service: 5 p.m. 
In-person registration
opens Monday, March 22 at 7 a.m.
Livestream also available on YouTube

LINCOLN SQUARE
In lieu of a Good Friday service, members of our staff will be sharing daily Scripture reflections throughout Holy Week. We invite you to follow us on social media or bookmark this page, which is where the videos will be posted each day.


Sunday, April 4: Easter Sunday Services

DOWNTOWN

EAST SIDE

WEST SIDE

LINCOLN SQUARE

One service at 10:30 a.m.