Churches preparing for second Covid Easter

Churches in the St Albans district have found creative ways to celebrate Easter this year.

Churches in the St Albans district have found creative ways to celebrate Easter this year. Picture: Aaron Burden, from Unsplash - Credit: Aaron Burden, Unsplash

All Saints, Harpenden, www.parishofharpenden.org
Good Friday 
10am: Multi-sensory 'Stations of the Cross' for all ages on Zoom. 
Easter Sunday 
10am: Celebratory Holy Communion for all ages on Zoom 

Cornerstone Church, St Albans, www.cornerstonestalbans.org 
Easter Sunday 
11.15am: Easter Sunday morning service, online and some attendance in church. 

Harpenden United Reformed Church, Harpenden, harpendenurc.com 
Easter Sunday 
10.30am: Easter Sunday morning service on Zoom 

High Street Methodist Church, Harpenden, www.highstreet.church 
Good Friday 
3pm: Good Friday online service 
Easter Sunday 
10am: Easter Sunday online celebration 

Marlborough Road Methodist Church, St Albans, www.mrmc.org.uk 
Good Friday 
10.30am: Reflective service with listening to traditional music, in church only 
Easter Sunday 
10.30am: All-age celebration with Holy Communion for Easter Day, in church only 

Ridgeway Church, c/o Sandringham School, St Albans, www.ridgewaychurch.net 
Good Friday 
11am: Short reflective service, online and some attendance in church 
Easter Sunday 
10am: Service of celebration with something for all ages, online and some attendance in church 
 
Spicer Street Church, St Albans, spicerstreet.org.uk 
Good Friday 
10.30am: Good Friday service, online and some attendance in church 
Easter Sunday 
9.30am, 11am: Easter Sunday service, online and some attendance in church 
3pm: Easter Sunday service, in church only 

SS Alban and Stephen RC Church, St Albans, www.albanstephen.org 
Good Friday 
10am: Stations of the Cross, online and some attendance in church 
3pm: Celebration of the Passion, online and some attendance in church 
6pm: Stations of the Cross, online and some attendance in church 
Easter Sunday 
9.30am, 11.30am, 7pm: Mass, online and some attendance in church 

St Albans Cathedral, www.stalbanscathedral.org  
Good Friday 
1.30pm: Liturgy of Good Friday with Veneration of the Cross, online and some attendance in church 
8pm: Unity at the Cross, online only 
Easter Sunday 
8am: Eucharist, in church only 
9.30am: Parish Eucharist, in church only 
11.15am: Choral Eucharist, online and some attendance in church 
3.30pm: Evensong, online and some attendance in church 

St Helen’s Church, Wheathampstead, www.sth-stp.org 
Good Friday 
3pm: Reflective service, drop in on the half-hour for prayers and music, in church only 
Easter Sunday 
10am: Outdoor family Easter service, online and some attendance in church 

St John’s Church, Harpenden, www.stjohnsharpenden.org.uk 
Good Friday 
9am: Meditation with hymns and words, online only 
Easter Sunday 
9.30am: Family Eucharist with hymns, online only 

St Julian’s Church, St Albans, www.ststephenandstjulian.org 
Good Friday 
4pm: All-age family service, online and some attendance in church 
Easter Sunday 
9.30am: Holy Communion service with hymns and sermon, in church only 

St Lawrence Church, Ayot St Lawrence 
Easter Sunday 
11.30am: Easter service, online and some attendance in church 

St Luke’s Church, St Albans, www.saint-lukes.co.uk 
Easter Sunday 
10am: Easter celebration with Communion, online and some attendance in church 

St Mark’s Church, Colney Heath, stmarkscolneyheath.co.uk 
Easter Sunday 
10.30am: Live streamed family service, online and some attendance in church 

St Mary’s Church, Childwick, www.stmichaels-parishchurch.org.uk 
Good Friday 
8pm: Compline (night prayer), online and some attendance in church 

St Mary’s Church, Kinsbourne Green, www.parishofharpenden.org 
Easter Sunday 
9.30am: Live streamed service of Holy Communion. 

St Michael’s Church, St Albans, www.stmichaels-parishchurch.org.uk 
Good Friday 
10am: Praying with the Isenheim Crucifixion on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXcDeyyv9Jsz_sUULXe9Wgg 
12noon: Good Friday Liturgy, in church only 
Easter Sunday 
10am: Paschal Praise - a reflection on George Herbert's 'Easter', online only https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXcDeyyv9Jsz_sUULXe9Wgg

St Nicholas’ Church, Harpenden, www.parishofharpenden.org 
Good Friday 
12 noon: Liturgy of the Cross on Zoom 
1-3pm: Private prayer with occasional scripture readings, in church only 
Easter Sunday 
8am: Said Holy Communion, in church only 
11am: Holy Communion on Zoom with recorded choir, online only 
4pm: Outdoor worship with Easter eggs for children and Easter garden, in church only 
 
St Paul’s Church, Fleetville, www.stpauls-stalbans.org 
Good Friday 
2pm: Quiet reflective service, online and some attendance in church 
Easter Sunday 
8am: Traditional Holy Communion, online only 
10.30am: Easter celebration for all ages, online and some attendance in church 

St Peter’s Church, St Albans, www.stpeterschurch.uk.com 
Good Friday 
2.30am: Good Friday service of prayer and reflection, online and some attendance in church 
12 noon: Good Friday service of prayer and reflection, online and some attendance in church 
6.30pm: Compline for Good Friday, online only 
Easter Sunday 
10am: All-age outdoor Communion in the churchyard, online and some attendance in church 
6.30pm: Easter evening service, online only 

St Peter’s Church, Gustard Wood, www.sth-stp.org  
Easter Sunday 
5.30am: Son Rise service, in church only 
 
St Stephen’s Church, Watling Street, www.ststephenandstjulian.org  
Good Friday 
12 noon: Three Hours at the Cross, online and some attendance in church 
Easter Sunday 
8am: Holy Communion, in church only 
11am: Parish Communion with hymns and sermon, online and some attendance in church 
11am: Children and family service for Easter in the hall and churchyard, in church only 
 















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