Holy Week and Easter at St George's Cathedral

Archbishop Wilson will celebrate Holy Week and Easter Liturgies at St George's Cathedral in 2024. All are welcome to join him and the Cathedral Clergy to mark the Passion and Resurrection of Jesus Christ. A schedule of services is listed below, alongside opportunities for Adoration, the Sacrament of Confession and the Children's Stations of the Cross.

Archbishop Wilson blesses the congregation on Easter Day

Archbishop John Wilson will be the main celebrant at liturgies printed in bold and marked with a star *

Sunday 24 March: Palm Sunday

Mass will begin with the blessing of palms
Holy Mass: 8 am, 10 am (Family), *12 noon (Solemn), 2 pm (Spanish), 6 pm
Stations of the Cross:5 pm

Confessions: during 10 am & 12 noon Masses


Monday 25 March

Holy Mass: 7.30 am, 12.30 pm
Reconciliation Service: 6 pm


Tuesday 26 March

Holy Mass:7.30 am, 12.30 pm


Wednesday 27 March

Holy Mass:7.30 am
*Chrism Mass: 11.30 am


Thursday 28 March: Maundy Thursday

*Evening Mass of the Lord's Supper: 7.30 pm
Watching at Altar of Repose after Mass
Confessions: 10 – 11.30 pm
Night Prayer: 11.45 pm


Friday 29 March: Good Friday

A day of fasting and abstinence
Children's Stations: 10 am (in Amigo Hall)
Celebración de la Pasión (Spanish): 11.30 am
*Solemn Liturgy of the Passion of the Lord: 3 pm
Stations of the Cross: 7 pm

Confessions: 9am – 12 noon


Saturday 30 March: Holy Saturday

Office of Readings: 9.30 am
Confessions: 11 am – 1 pm
*The Easter Vigil: 8.30 pm


Sunday 31 March: Easter Sunday

Holy Mass: 8 am, *10 am (Family), 12 noon (Solemn), 2 pm (Spanish), 6 pm

Confessions:during 10 am and 12 noon Masses

The St George’s regular timetable resumes on Easter Monday.

A full schedule of services for Holy Week and Easter is available to download here (PDF).

Images from Holy Week and Easter