Maundy Thursday

Maundy Thursday

7:30 p.m.

Preacher: Tom Poynor
2300 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94704

The Maundy Thursday will take place at 7:30pm on Thursday, April 14, 2022.

Music includes
Peter Latona: Mandatum
Orlando Gibbons: Drop, drop, slow tears
Maurice Durufle: Ubi Caritas
William Byrd: Ave Verum Corpus

The name “Maundy Thursday” comes from the Latin mandatum novum, “new commandment,” from John 13:34. The ceremony of washing feet was also referred to as “the Maundy.” Maundy Thursday celebrations also commemorate the institution of the eucharist by Jesus “on the night he was betrayed.”