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Maundy Thursday Eucharist

Thu, Apr. 18, 2019 7:30pm


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Unknown 56Holy Innocents Gt Barton 18thApril: 7.30pm Eucharist for Maundy Thursday 

Maundy Thursday is the Thursday before Easter. Christians remember it as the day of the Last Supper, when Jesus washed the feet of his disciples and established the ceremony known as the EucharistThe night of Maundy Thursday is the night on which Jesus was betrayed by Judas in the Garden of Gethsemane

The word maundy comes from the command (mandate) given by Christ at the Last Supper, that we should love one another.