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holy week

April 17th, 2013

Key Biscayne churches plan Holy Week services beginning today

All Key Biscayne churches have special services planned for Easter.

Key Biscayne Community Church
355 Glenridge Road
Good Friday will be observed with a prayer service in the Memorial Garden at 6:30 p.m.
Members of the Key Biscayne Community Church will observe Easter Weekend by carrying a cross from the church down Crandon Boulevard to the Key Biscayne Beach Club Saturday, April 19, at 4 p.m.
A hole will be dug and the cross will be raised in preparation for the Sunrise Service on the beach at 6:45 a.m. Easter morning.
The traditional Easter service will be held at 11 a.m.

Key Biscayne Presbyterian Church
160 Harbor Drive
The Last Supper Service will be Thursday, April 17, at 7 p.m.
The inspiring, meditative service will commemorate the hours and events leading up to Jesus’ crucifixion; special music includes a guest oboist.
The Easter Sunday Resurrection Celebration will be April 20 at 10 a.m.
The service will include the participation of guest brass musicians as an especially celebrative element of the service.
Coffee and refreshments will be served at 11:15 a.m.
The Resurrection Celebration in Spanish will be at 11:45 a.m. This will be the start of regular worship services in Spanish every Sunday at 11:45 a.m.

St. Agnes Catholic Church
100 Harbor Drive
The 8 a.m. and noon masses will not be held. Confessions will be at 4 p.m.
The Mass of the Lord’s Last Supper will be at 8 p.m., followed by the Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament at 9 p.m.
On Good Friday, confessions will be at 10 a.m. and noon.
The Way of the Cross in English will be at 1 p.m. and in Spanish at 5:30 p.m.
The Celebration of The Lord’s Passion in English will be at 3 p.m. and in Spanish at 7 p.m.
On Holy Saturday, confessions will be heard from 4-6 p.m.
The 5:30 p.m. Mass will not be held.
The Easter Vigil will begin at 8 p.m.
Easter Sunday Masses in English will be at 8:30, 10 and 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Masses in Spanish will be at 12:45 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

St. Christopher’s by-the-Sea
Episcopal Church
95 Harbor Drive
St. Christopher’s will observe Maundy Thursday April 17 at 7 p.m. with Eucharist and the Stripping of the Altar.
Good Friday services will be from noon-3 p.m. with the Seven Last Words of Christ Ecumenical Service. The Key Biscayne Community Church also will participate in this service.
Easter Sunday Service will be at 10 a.m. with The Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ featuring a brass ensemble. Following the service, there will be a butterfly release and Easter egg hunt. Nursery will be provided.
All are welcome at any and all of the services.

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