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Good Friday Service at Pilgrim Uniting Church

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by Jenny Esots (subscribe)
A freelance writer and traveller who likes to explore the spiritual, literary and hidden gems of Adelaide and beyond.
Event:
The Passion Narrative Re-told
Pilgrim Uniting Church will hold a Good Friday worship service at 9.30am on April 19. The worship service will include The Passion narrative, of the arrest, crucifixion and death of Jesus, being re-told and interspersed by sublime classical music.

Good Friday Worship Service
Good Friday Worship Service


Classical Music
Five movements of Giovanni Pergolesi's inspiring 'Stabat Mater' will be woven into the Passion narrative. It is a musical setting of a 13th-century Christian hymn to Mary, which portrays her suffering as Jesus Christ's mother during his crucifixion. The Stabat Mater is one of Pergolesi's most celebrated sacred works. He composed it in 1736 during his final illness from tuberculosis in a Franciscan monastery in Pozzuoli, and, as it is said, finished it right before he died.

Pilgrim Uniting Church
Pilgrim Uniting Church


Soloists
Soprano Erin Holmes and Contralto Riana Chakravarti, scholarship holders with the Choir of Pilgrim Church, will also be singing.

Welcome to Pilgrim Uniting
Welcome to Pilgrim Uniting


Pilgrim Uniting church is located at 12 Flinders Street, Adelaide, SA 5000

Easter worship services:

MAUNDY THURSDAY - 6.00pm
GOOD FRIDAY - 9.30am
EASTER SUNDAY
6.30am Sunrise Service
8.00am Morning Eucharist
9.30am Community Worship
11.00am Choral Eucharist
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Why? The Passion Narrative Re-told
When: Friday, April 19 @ 9.30am
Where: 12 Flinders Street, Adelaide SA 5000
Cost: Free
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