Posts from April 2020

A Message from the Bishop

Exciting news! On Sunday, April 26, what would have been his visitation day, Bishop Andrew Waldo, the Eighth Bishop of the Diocese of Upper South Carolina, will be providing Redeemer with a sermon. His words will be combined with an online service of Morning Prayer – with music! Please tune in to the YouTube link…

HAPPY EASTER!

The Vestry and Staff of The Church of the Redeemer wish you a very Happy Easter!! Join us for our Virtual Morning Prayer Service in this video. And use this service bulletin to help along with the announcements for April 12, 2020.

Holy Saturday

The Saturday after Good Friday, which recalls the day when the crucified Christ visited among the dead while his body lay in the tomb of Joseph of Arimathea. In the Episcopal Church there is no eucharist on Holy Saturday. In the ancient church, those preparing for baptism and perhaps others continued the fast they began…

Good Friday

The Friday before Easter Day, on which the church commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus. It is a day of fasting and special acts of discipline and self-denial. In the early church candidates for baptism, joined by others, fasted for a day or two before the Paschal feast. In the west the first of those days…

Maundy Thursday

The Thursday in Holy Week. It is part of the Triduum, or three holy days before Easter. It comes from the Latin mandatum novum, “new commandment,” from John13:34. The ceremony of washing feet was also referred to as “the Maundy.” Maundy Thursday celebrations also commemorate the institution of the eucharist by Jesus “on the night…

Palm Sunday At Home Worship

Hello!!! On this beautiful Sunday in Greenville, South Carolina!I hope you are all staying safe and well. I have prepared an at home worship video for you this morning. You can use it with our Redeemer bulletin to do your Palm Sunday service at home. Link to Video Link to Bulletin You can reach out…

Palm Sunday at the National Cathedral

Here is a link to the service bulletin for Palm Sunday, April 5, 2020. Here is the link to the Live Feed for Palm Sunday, April 5, 2020. And a link to Redeemer’s Bulletin. Where you will find our prayer list, birthdays, and a few local announcements as well as the readings for Palm Sunday.