Lent

Lent

Holden Evening Prayer & Study

Holden Evening Prayer and Study during Lent Beginning on March 6th, you are invited to join us for Holden Evening Prayer on Monday evenings during Lent. The service will take place from 6:00-6:30pm in the following locations: March 6th – Chancel March 13th – Chancel March 20th – Chapel March 27th[…]

Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday Service Please join us on Wednesday, March 1st at 7:00pm at Holy Trinity for an Ash Wednesday Service with imposition of ashes, and music provided by Ariose Women’s Choir. In the Christian tradition, Ash Wednesday marks the start of the holy season of Lent, a time for reflection[…]

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper

Tuesday, February 28th at 6:00PM Holy Trinity, Lower Hall Tickets are $15/family or $5/individual Advance tickets are encouraged Tickets available at church on Sundays, starting Feb. 5, or contact the church office. 780-433-5530 or church.office[at]holytrinity.ab.ca Gluten free pancakes will be available. The Origins of Shrove Tuesday Shrove Tuesday originated during[…]

Lent Taize Service & Potluck

  Taize Service and Potluck Tuesday evenings at Holy Trinity during the season of Lent February 16th to March 22, 2016 6:00PM: Service 6:30PM: Potluck & Presentation on Pilgrimage All are Welcome!

Pub Theology

   Pub Theology Join us for Pub Theology! All sessions are from 7-9pm at The Pourhouse Bier Bistro (10354 Whyte Ave.).  January 21: Hospitality February 18: Our Common Home March 17: Extremism and Religious Plurality April 21: Authenticity in a made to order world May 19: Hipsters and God Contact[…]

Ashes to Go

On February 10, 2016, Ash Wednesday, the Anglican Diocese of Edmonton will offer “Ashes to Go” – a new approach to a centuries-old Christian tradition. This is the sixth year the Edmonton diocese has joined an international movement to offer ashes, along with God’s love and mercy, to people at transit[…]

Where does shrove come from and why pancakes?

The word shrove is a past tense of the English verb “shrive,” which means to obtain absolution for one’s sins by confessing and doing penance.  Shrove Tuesday gets its name from the shriving (confessing) that English Christians were to do along with the imposition of penance and pronouncement of absolution that Christians were required to do[…]

An Invitation to the Observance of a Holy Lent

Dear People of God: The first Christians observed with great devotion the days of our Lord’s passion and resurrection, and it became the custom of the Church to prepare for them by a season of penitence and fasting. This season of Lent provided a time in which converts to the faith were prepared[…]

Ashes to Go

Ashes to Go On March 5, 2014, Ash Wednesday, the Anglican Diocese of Edmonton will offer “Ashes to Go” – a new approach to a centuries-old Christian tradition. This is the third year the Edmonton diocese has joined an international movement to offer ashes, along with God’s love and mercy,[…]

Ashes to Go on Whyte – 2013

Last year on Ash Wednesday from 11 AM to 2 PM, Fr. Jonathan, Rev. Sue from St. George’s, Walter Scott and I did something new for Edmonton: we took ashes outside of our church buildings and offered them to people on the streets. Of all the days in the Church’s[…]