Maundy Thursday

Maundy Thursday

7:00 p.m.

2300 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94704

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.”

Choral Music:

Orlando Gibbons: Drop, Drop, Slow Tears

Peter Latona: Mandatum

Maurice Duruflé: Ubi caritas

William Byrd: Ave verum corpus