Passion Sunday Begins Holy Week At St. Paul's Episcopal

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Passion or Palm Sunday will be celebrated this Sunday at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 805 West 7th St., and will begin at 8 a.m. with the Blessing of the Palms and the Passion Sunday Eucharist.  At 10:15 a.m. everyone will gather outside on the front lawn on Pine Street for the Blessing and Procession of the Palms to the Passion Sunday Eucharist inside.

Monday through Thursday, Holy Eucharist will be celebrated at 12:05 p.m..

Thursday April 17,  Institution of the Holy Eucharist and Stripping of the Altar will begin at 6 p.


April 18 at 11 a.m. Stations of the Cross, with incense will be followed at noon by Liturgy for Good Friday.

Saturday, April 19, gather at 9:30 a.m. to decorate the Nave; pause at 11 a.m. for Liturgy of Holy Saturday.  At 7:30 p.m., the service will include the Great Vigil with Holy Baptism, choirs, instruments and organ with incense.  A Resurrection reception follows.

Historic Meeting For Church Of God Of Prophecy Begins Wednesday

Pre-event meetings began Sunday at the Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Fla., which include a selection process for a new leader for the Church of God of Prophecy, a Pentecostal denomination reporting a membership of more than a million constituents around the globe.  More than a hundred overseers representing areas from around the world have gathered in an international ... (click for more)

Antioch Missionary Baptist Hosts 29th Pastoral Anniversary Banquet

Antioch Missionary Baptist Church will host a 29th Pastoral Anniversary Banquet Celebration in honor of Reverend Gerry W. Davis and First Lady Chandra Davis. The Theme will be "A Pastor with a Heart to Serve" based on 2 Chronicles 31:21. Gospel Artist Benita Washington will be featured as well. The celebration will take place on Saturday, August 23, at 7 p.m. in the ... (click for more)

City Council Presents Potential Ordinance To Address Noise Level Downtown

Members of the Chattanooga City Council presented a potential ordinance to address concerns about the noise level downtown. If passed, the ordinance will put limits on both dB(A) and dB(C) levels of sound. It was noted, "When we compare our dB level, it is clear that Chattanooga is lower than Nashville and Knoxville." However, this comparison only takes dB(A) levels into consideration. ... (click for more)

Man Shot On Ohls Avenue While Working In His Yard

A Chattanooga man was shot Tuesday evening, while working in his yard. At approximately 8:55 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to 4217 Ohls Ave. for a shooting. Officers located 34-year-old Daniel Marlowe suffering from a single gunshot wound to his hip.  Mr. Marlowe stated to investigators that while he was working in his yard, three black males approached him and ... (click for more)

Thankful For Senators Alexander And Corker's Support Of The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Fleet

America’s national security at home and abroad is important to all of us.  So it is very important to recognize and thank our leaders when they show strong support for our military. That’s why I am writing to thank Senators Alexander and Corker for their continued commitment to our great state, our nation, and especially to our military.  Their support ensures that ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Scottsboro’s Pat Trammell

I got a warm feeling Tuesday when it was announced Pat Trammell will be among those in the inaugural class of the Jackson County (Ala.) Sports Hall of Fame. When the august group is enshrined at Scottsboro’s Goose Pond Civic Center on Nov. 1, most folks won’t even know who Pat Trammell was but I knew all about him in my very first year as a fledgling sports writer back in 1967 and, ... (click for more)