Holy Week Preacher
The Rt. Rev. Frank Griswold was ordained an Episcopal priest in 1963 and then served at three parishes in Pennsylvania, including St. Andrew’s Church in Yardley, Pennsylvania, and St. Martin-in-the-Fields in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from 1976 until his nomination as Bishop of Chicago, a position he held from 1987 until he became the Presiding Bishop in 1997.
Griswold was co-chair of the Anglican-Roman Catholic International Commission from 1998 to 2003. He was a member of the standing committee for the 1998 Lambeth Conference. He has also served on diocesan, national and international committees for liturgy, worship and ecumenism. He is interested in interfaith dialogue and currently sits on the Board of World Religious Leaders for the Elijah Interfaith Institute.


April 2
Choral Evensong
5 PM

Wednesday, April 5
Making Palm Crosses
5-6 PM, Great Hall
Come learn how to make crosses while visiting with others. No experience necessary. Parishioners and friends. All ages welcome!
6:00-6:30 PM    Dinner  RSVP for dinner to the receptionist at Reception@csmsg.org
$5/child under 10 years old, $8/persons 10 years old and up; $30/family maximum
Sunday, April 9 
Palm Sunday: Sunday of the Passion and Blessing of the Palms

Preacher: The Rt. Rev. Frank Griswold
8:00 AM   Holy Eucharist I
9:15 AM  Choral Eucharist
11:15 AM    Choral Eucharist I
5:00 PM    Passion Vespers
5:30 PM    Holy Eucharist II

April 10, 11, and 12
Holy Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
5:30 PM    Choral Evensong and Sermon

Thursday, April 13
Maundy Thursday
5:30 PM    Holy Eucharist Family Liturgy and Dinner
7:00 PM    The Mandatum, Holy Eucharist, and Stripping of the Altar
9:00 PM-Midnight    Vigil at the Altar of Repose

Friday, April 14
Good Friday
Midnight-Noon    Vigil at the Altar of Repose
7:00 AM    Stations of the Cross
Noon    Good Friday Family Liturgy (St. George’s Chapel)
Noon    Good Friday Liturgy

Saturday, April 15
7:00 PM The Great Vigil of Easter

Sunday, April 16
Easter Day: The Sunday of the Resurrection

7:30 AM    Holy Eucharist I
8:55 AM    Festal Music for Organ and Brass
9:15 AM    Festal Eucharist I
10:55 AM   Festal Music for Organ and Brass
11:15 AM    Festal Eucharist I
5:30 PM    Holy Eucharist II[/column]


8:00 AM     Holy Eucharist Rite I   A quiet, less-crowded liturgy with homily and organ (Church)
9:15 AM     Choral Eucharist Rite I   A family service with full choir
11:15 AM   Holy Eucharist  Rite I  A quiet less crowded liturgy with homily. (St. George’s Chapel)
5:30 PM     Holy Eucharist Rite II and Healing Services (second Sunday of the month) (St. George’s Chapel)

Church School & Youth Ministry Sunday Schedule

8:30 AM     Morning Prayer
5:00 PM      Evening Prayer

8:30 AM     Morning Prayer
11:20 AM   Holy Eucharist
5:00 PM     Evening Prayer

8:30 AM    Morning Prayer
12:15 PM   Holy Eucharist
5:00 PM     Evening Prayer
8:00 PM     Compline (occurs when Great Wednesdays are scheduled)

8:30 AM    Morning Prayer
5:00 PM     Evening Prayer

7:00 AM     Holy Eucharist
8:30 AM     Morning Prayer
5:00 PM     Evening Prayer

8:30 AM     Morning Prayer
5:00 PM     Evening Prayer