THE SUNDAY OF THE PASSION-PALM SUNDAY: March, 25 9:00am Holy Eucharist with reading of the Passion. (Blessed Palms Available) At 10:30 am The Litugy of the Palms & Procession followed by the Holy Eucharist, Rite Two. The Children will attend a special Church School Holy Week program and return for the Eucharist.
12:00 Noon Holy Eucharist followed by Lunch (Bring lunch). Click Here for Readings for Holy Wednesday (Spy Wednesday) SPY WEDNESDAY The Wednesday before Easter Sunday is the day on which the disciple Judas Iscariot made the deal to betray Jesus. In order to arrest Jesus without exciting the populace, Judas led the Jewish priests to the…
The Maundy Thursday Service at St. James’ will be at 6:00 p.m on March,29. Consisting of a Solemn Eucharist, the Footwashing and Stripping of the Altar, followed by an Agape Meal (meatless) in the St. James’ Parish Hall & The 8pm Prayer Vigil in the Chapel before the Altar of Repose. Click Here for Maundy Thursday readings.
The Good Friday Liturgy will begin at 12:00 Noon on March, 30, Click Here for Good Friday Readings. Good Friday The Friday before Easter Day, on which the church commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus. It is a day of fasting and special acts of discipline and self-denial.
The Great Vigil of Easter, Saturday, March 31 8:00 p.m. A Joint service here with a Reception to follow in the Parish Hall. Click Here for The Great Vigil of Easter Readings The liturgy intended as the first (and arguably, the primary) celebration of Easter in the BCP (pp. 284-95). It is also known as the Great Vigil….
Easter Sunday, April 1, at 9:00 a.m. Family Eucharist followed by Easter Egg Hunt. 10:30 a.m. Festal Eucharist of the Resurrection & Special Coffee Hour to follow in the Parish Hall. Click Here for Easter Sunday Readings Easter The feast of Christ’s resurrection. According to Bede, the word derives from the Anglo-Saxon spring goddess Eostre….
Episcopal Visitation Confirmation, Reception, and Reaffirmation are rooted in the baptismal covenant. Confirmation/Reception/Reaffirmation may be done at the service of Holy Baptism or at the Easter Vigil when a bishop is present (BCP, pp. 292, 309-310). When there is no baptism, the entrance rite for Confirmation/Reception/Reaffirmation follows the entrance rite for baptism (BCP, p. 413)….
The St. James’ Easter Egg Hunt will be held after the 9am Service on Easter Sunday April 1, around 9:50am. For children through 10 years old. Easter, perhaps the most widely recognized Christian holiday, employs pagan rituals and symbolism.
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Phone us at 845-294-6225. Email us at email@example.com Join us Sunday, services are at 9:00am & 10:30am. We are air conditioned. Wednesdays at 12 Noon (1/2 Hour Service) in the Chapel.
St. James’ provides the coffee, tea, sweeteners, cups , plates, napkins and juice. You need to bring Milk & Half & Half. If you need any of these items, check the supply cabinet. Coffee for the entire morning will be made prior to the 9:00am service. Please make 40 cups of Coffee of each Regular…