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Major services for Holy Week at the Cathedral 2016

SUNDAY 20 March Passion Sunday of the Palms
7.00 am Eucharist
8.00 am Eucharist with liturgy of the Palms
10.00 am Choral Eucharist with Liturgy of the Palms
6.00 pm Choral Evensong

MONDAY  21 March Monday in Holy Week
7.00 pm Chrism Eucharist

WEDNESDAY 23 March Wednesday in Holy Week
7.30 pm Tenebrae Liturgy

THURSDAY 24 March Maundy Thursday
7.30 pm Solemn Liturgy of the Lord’s Supper

FRIDAY 25 March – Good Friday
8.00 am Morning Prayer and Litany
10.00 am Children’s Service
12 noon Solemn Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion
6.00 pm Taize Service

SATURDAY 26 March Holy Saturday
7.00 pm Solemn Easter Vigil Liturgy

SUNDAY 27 March Easter Sunday
7.00 am Eucharist
8.00 am Sung Eucharist with Confirmation
10.00 am Orchestral Eucharist with Procession
6.00 pm Festal Evensong

Mar 9: Paradiso at the Cathedral – Still Life

Christ Church Cathedral presents Paradiso at the Cathedral 2016, a film festival hosted throughout Lent by The Very Reverend Stephen Williams, Dean of Christ Church Cathedral.
STILL LIFE (M)

2013 UK 91min
A mild-mannered civil employee (Eddie Marsan) dedicates his life to tracking down the next-of-kin of and arranging funerals for his community’s unclaimed dead. Received the highest award at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival for “its humanity, empathy and grace in treating grief, solitude, and death”. Starring Eddie Marsan, Joanne Froggatt.
Date: Wednesday 9 March

Time: 7.30pm

Venue: Christ Church Cathedral, Newcastle
• Wednesdays at 7pm • Donation Entry • Light Refreshments After •

Feb 24: Paradiso at the Cathedral – Last Cab to Darwin

Paradiso at the Cathedral – Last Cab to Darwin (M)

Christ Church Cathedral presents Paradiso at the Cathedral 2016, a film festival hosted throughout Lent by The Very Reverend Stephen Williams, Dean of Christ Church Cathedral.

LAST CAB TO DARWIN (M)
2015 AUST 120min

Last Cab to Darwin is a 2003 Australian drama/comedy stage play written by Reg Cribb and based upon the true story of taxi driver Max Bell who was diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer in the early 1990s. A movie filled with hope, humour and heart which reminds us all that it’s never too late to start living. Starring Michael Caton, Ningali Lawford-Wolf, Jacki Weaver.

Date: Wednesday 24 February
Time: 7.30pm
Venue: Christ Church Cathedral, Newcastle

• Wednesdays at 7pm • Donation Entry • Light Refreshments After •

Feb 17: Paradiso at the Cathedral – The Railway Man

Paradiso at the Cathedral – The Railway Man (M)

railwaymanChrist Church Cathedral presents Paradiso at the Cathedral 2016, a film festival hosted throughout Lent by The Very Reverend Stephen Williams, Dean of Christ Church Cathedral.

THE RAILWAY MAN (M)
2013 UK/AUST 120min

Eric Lomax (Colin Firth), a former British army officer and POW, discovers that the Japanese interpreter who tortured him is still alive. He and his new wife (Nicole Kidman) set out to confront the man who caused him so much pain. Adapted from the bestselling autobiography of the same name by Eric Lomax. Starring Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman, Jeremy Irvine, Stellan Skarsgård, Hiroyuki Sanada.
Date: Wednesday 17 February
Time: 7pm
Venue: Christ Church Cathedral, Newcastle

• Wednesdays at 7pm • Donation Entry • Light Refreshments After •