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Holy Week Services


Join us at Church of the Messiah for Holy Week Services. As always, this is open to the community and you are encouraged to share this event with family and friends.

Palm Sunday
April 9, 2017
8:30am & 11am
Blessing of the Palms
The Reading of the Passion
Holy Communion

Maundy Thursday
April 13, 2017
7:30pm
The Lord’s Supper
Stripping of the Altar
Watch in the Garden (9pm Thursday-9am Friday)

Good Friday
April 14, 2017
12pm - Good Friday Liturgy
The Passion
The Reproaches
The Veneration of the Cross
Holy Communion from the Reserved Sacrament
7:30pm - Evening Prayer

The Great Vigil of Easter
April 15, 2017
Holy Saturday - 8pm
The Lighting of the Paschal Candle
Reading of the Prophecies
Renewal of Baptismal Vows
The First Holy Communion of Easter

Easter - The Day of Resurrection
April 16, 2017
8:30am Service
Festival Celebration of Holy Communion

11am Service
Festival Celebration of Holy Communion
Celebration of Holy Baptism of Adam and Noah Kroelinger
Reading about the Resurrection of Jesus for our Children from the "Jesus Storybook Bible"
Easter Egg Hunt following the 11am service

Earlier Event: April 6
Thursday Evening Women's Book Study
Later Event: May 17
Summer ESOL Class