Releasing The Alleluias At 9 A.M. Service At Good Shepherd Episcopal

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The Rev. Mac Brown will preach at the 7:30 a.m. Rite I Holy Eucharist at Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 211 Franklin Road, Lookout Mountain this Sunday.   At 9 a.m., the service will be led by the Rev. Robert Childers with Holy Eucharist, Rite II, including Flowering of the Cross, Releasing of the Alleluias, music led by the Adult Choir, Youth Chorale and Brass. Rev. Childers will lead the 11 a.m.  service with Holy Eucharist and Baptism, Rite II and music by the Adult Choir, Youth Chorale and Brass.

The Maundy Thursday service in the Nave will be at 6 p.m.

The  Good Friday service will be at noon in the Nave;. At 6 p.m., Stations of the Cross will be followed with Holy Eucharist.

On Holy Saturday, the Great Vigil of Easter will begin at 8:30 p.m..

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