Cambuslang Parish Church

Maundy Thursday: 6 April 2023

Scottish Charity Number:    SC000061


Choir: “Jesu, word of God Incarnate”

Welcome and Announcements

Call to Worship                           

Prayer for illumination

Hymn 484 Great God, your love has called us here

Preparing for the Passover meal: Luke 22.1-13 (GNB)

Prayer of the Day (said together)

Holy God, source of all love,

on the night of his betrayal

Jesus gave his disciples a new commandment,

to love one another as he loved them.

Write this commandment in our hearts;

give us the will to serve others

as he was the servant of all,

who gave his life and died for us,

yet is alive and reigns

with you and the Holy Spirit,

one God, now and forever, Amen.

Confession of Sin and the Declaration of Forgiveness

The Peace

Jesus washes the disciples’ feet: John 13.1-17, 34-35 (REB)

Hymn 372 Lord Jesus, as the shadows long are stealing

Invitation to the Sacrament

The Institution of the Sacrament: Luke 22.14-20 (GNB)

The Great Prayer of Thanksgiving

at the words ‘who forever sing to the glory of your name’:

Hymn 651 Holy, holy, holy Lord

The Lord’s Prayer

Congregation comes forward to the Table

The Bread and the Cup

Sharing the Bread and Wine

Communion Hymn 675 Now let us from this table rise (Tune 100 Duke Street)

The Words of Comfort and Peace and the Promise of the Holy Spirit: John 14:1-6, 23-27 (REB)

Prayer after Communion

Hymn 374 From heaven you came

The Agony in the Garden and the Arrest: Luke 22.39-53 (GNB)

In the pauses during this reading, we will sing:

Hymn 793 Stay with me (Sung twice)

A time of quiet

As we prepare for Good Friday, we will strip the church of all decoration. You are invited to spend this time in silent reflection and prayer.

The Song of the Suffering Servant: Isaiah 53.2-9 (REB)

Charge to the people

No sung Amen or music; please leave quietly

The readings are from the Good News Bible (GNB) and the Revised English Bible (REB). Thank you to all our readers this evening.

Worship for Good Friday and Easter

Good Friday (7 April) Reflective service, Flemington Hallside Parish Church, 7pm

Easter Sunday (9 April)

9am- All-Age service in Cambuslang Park. Please meet at the play park at the Cairns Road entrance at 9am.

9.45am (approx.) Easter breakfast at the church, following the park service.

10.30am Easter Sunday service in the church     


Minister: The Rev Peter W Nimmo 0141 586 2126 ku.gro.dnaltocsfohcruhcnull@ommiNP

Deacon: Karen Hamilton DCS 07514402612 ku.gro.dnaltocsfohcruhcnull@notlimaHK