Members update: Henry Shelton

SheltonVeronicaA set of Stations of the Cross by Henry Shelton, previously displayed at York Minister, will be displayed at St Stephen Walbrook from Monday 23rd March until Saturday 4th April. These will be available during church opening hours for personal prayer and reflection but Rev. Jonathan Evens will also lead a group in praying the Stations at 2.00pm on Thursday 26th March and Thursday 2nd April.

In addition on those same Thursdays, two multi-media meditation series of the Stations of the Cross will be shown as a looped projection between 11.00am and 3.00pm. These feature images by Henry Shelton together with meditations by Jonathan Evens and are, again, made available for personal prayer and reflection. Should you be unable to come to St Stephen Walbrook over this period but wish to view these presentations, they can be downloaded from http://www.theworshipcloud.com/view/store/mark-of-the-cross-pdf and http://www.theworshipcloud.com/view/written/the-passion-the-passion.

Services at St Stephen Walbrook over this period include:

Thursday 26th March, 12.45pm: Eucharist focusing of the events of Palm Sunday and including the Blessing of Palm Crosses.

Thursday 2nd April, 12.45pm: Maundy Thursday Eucharist commemorating the Institution of the Eucharist by Jesus Christ with his disciples in Jerusalem. The musical setting will be Palestrina‘s Aeterna Christi munera.

Saturday 4th April, 6.00pm: The Easter Vigil – Easter is celebrated at St Stephen Walbrook on Easter Eve. The Easter Vigil Service celebrates the Blessing of the Paschal Candle, the remaking of Baptismal promises and the first Eucharist of Easter. The musical setting will be Mozart‘s Missa solemnis K 337.