Easter Liturgy

Sunday 4 April
Easter Day at 5.30am
The Easter Liturgy

The lighting of the Easter fire, the proclamation of Easter, the renewal of baptismal vows, and a joyful celebration of Holy Communion in the most liturgically important service of the Christian year.

The President and Preacher is The Very Revd Nicola Sullivan, Dean of Southwell.
The Deacon is The Revd Dr Richard Frith, Canon Precentor.

The Lay Clerks of the Cathedral Choir are directed by Paul Provost, Rector Chori.
The organ is played by James Furniss-Roe, Organ Scholar.
The setting for the Eucharist is Mass for Three Voices by William Byrd (c.1539-1623)

or Watch this service live-streamed online

Please do join in at home as you are comfortably able: you may wish to stand, sit and kneel as you normally would in church (we have included instructions for posture in the order of service for this reason), and/or to speak and sing along with the congregational elements of the service.

A live streaming of service from the Minster will appear below on Easter Day morning. You do not need to sign in to watch it.

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You can also watch this service on the Southwell Minster Youtube channel: VIEW HERE

Event Details

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  • Venue: Minster & live-streamed online