April 2022 at

St John’s Wood Church.  

Which service?
If you’re not sure which service to attend, please see the Our Services page on this website for more information about what to expect.
What's Ordinary Time?!
For more information about the liturgical seasons, please see The Church Year, also on this website.


Sunday 3 April

8.00am  Holy Communion, in church (Prayer Book) 
10.00am  Morning Service, via Zoom
11.00am  Choral Eucharist, in church
6.30pm  Compline via Zoom


Palm Sunday 10 April 

8.00am  Holy Communion (Prayer Book)

10/10.55am  Blessing of Palms, Procession and Choral Eucharist.
The procession will begin at the summit of Primrose Hill at c.10am.
There will be a stop in St John’s Wood Churchyard, by the Cochrane Street gates,
from which the procession will set off again at c.10.55am.
Darke, Communion Service in F
Vittoria, Passion
Weelkes, Hosanna to the Son of David

6.30pm  Evening Service (Chamber Choir)
Lloyd Webber, The Saviour


Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday In Holy Week 11 – 13 April 

8.30am  Holy Communion, followed by a light breakfast
10.00am  Morning Prayer, on Zoom (on Wednesday only)


Maundy Thursday 14 April 

8.00pm  The Liturgy of the Lord’s Supper, and Vigil 
Plainsong Mass (upper voices)


Good Friday 15 April 

9.00am  The Liturgy of the Cross, and Holy Communion from the Presanctified Gifts, followed by a light breakfast
12 noon – 3.00pm  The Three Hours’ Devotion
Alan Ridout, Stations of the Cross
9.00pm  Tenebrae (Couperin, Lecons de Tenebres)


Easter Eve 16 April 

8.00pm  The Easter Vigil, and First Eucharist of Easter  
This service begins in the Hall with the Vigil of Readings.
The Easter Fire will be lit in the Piazza at c.9 pm, and the
Eucharist follows in church. You may join the service at any point.
Plainsong Mass (lower voices)


Easter Day 17 April 

8.00am  Holy Communion with hymns (Prayer Book)
10.00am  Morning Service, on Zoom
11.00am Choral Eucharist
Schubert, Mass in G
Handel, Hallelujah Chorus
(The service will be followed by an Easter Egg hunt)

There is no Evening Prayer on Easter Day


All Zoom codes are published in our Weekly Sheet,
and can be obtained from the Parish Office.


Please continue to take Covid precautions when coming to services in church
(sitting well-spaced, wearing a face-mask, etc.)


The church is usually open for private prayer

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

Sunday, 12.30pm to 6pm

The church is often (but not always) open on Saturdays, 9am-5pm
it depends on what staff are available