" rel="stylesheet">
Skip Main Navigation
Page Content

Maundy Thursday Dinner & Eucharist 2016

Christ Episcopal Church

Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 6:30 PM (EDT)

Maundy Thursday Dinner & Eucharist 2016

Ticket Information

Type End Quantity
Maundy Thursday Dinner & Eucharist Mar 24, 2016 Free  
Childcare & kid's meal Mar 24, 2016 Free  

Who's Going

Loading your connections...

Share Maundy Thursday Dinner & Eucharist 2016

Event Details


March 24th 6:30PM


One of Christ Church's rich Holy Week traditions is our Maundy Thursday dinner.  Maundy Thursday is a celebration of the Last Supper, starting with a service in the Undercroft at candlelit dinner tables.  The service pauses while a lamb stew dinner is served at the tables by the Vestry members. After the meal the service continues, with the Eucharist being served at the tables. During the recessional hymn those wishing to stay for the Service of Prayer and the Stripping of the Altar move to the Sanctuary.

Both the service and dinner are very much family events. Childcare in the Ed Building is available for the younger children (infant through kindergarden), but all are just as welcome to be a part of the larger gathering in the Undercroft. The Youth Group typically sits together during the dinner.

Wednesday afternoon (March 23rd) is when most of the table setup will take place, as well as the food preparation (meat trimming and vegetable cutting).   Thursday March 24th will be the “big day” for cooking and applying finishing touches to everything.  If you'd like to be involved, or have questions, please contact Reed Powell (412-398-6961 or Powell.Reed@gmail.com). We need people to help setup tables and arrange place settings, as well as to help with the food preparation (cleaning vegis, cutting and trimming the lamb roasts) and actual cooking. We’re also looking for people to help polish the brass candelabras.  This is a great way to get to work with and know other Christ Church members.

Be sure to mark the evening of March 24th on your calendars for this wonderful opportunity to enjoy a fantastic Christ Church tradition with your fellow parishioners and their families. Newcomers and long-time members together have the chance to meet and socialize before the dinner and to then share a meal and Eucharist. Stay tuned to next month’s issue of THE LINK, as well as the weekly Little Links and eLINKs, for more updates and sign-up sheets. A sign-up sheet will also be available in the Narthex.


Have questions about Maundy Thursday Dinner & Eucharist 2016? Contact Christ Episcopal Church

When & Where

Christ Episcopal Church
5910 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237

Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 6:30 PM (EDT)

  Add to my calendar


Christ Episcopal Church



  Contact the Organizer
Maundy Thursday Dinner & Eucharist 2016
Pittsburgh, PA Events Gala Spirituality

Interested in hosting your own event?

Join millions of people on Eventbrite.

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.