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Marking Holy Week in Music

WILKES-BARRE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) An area church is celebrating a nearly 100-year old tradition.

     Saint Stephen's church in Wilkes-Barre celebrated community Lenten recital and services, Wednesday, which opened with an organ recital.

       Eyewitness News photographer Mark Albrecht takes us there.

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Holy Week at St. Stephen’s

MARCH 26, 2018 BY 

Journey through Holy Week at St. Stephen’s

Monday, March 26 Holy Monday
6:00pm Holy Eucharist

Tuesday, March 27 Holy Tuesday
6:00pm Holy Eucharist

Wednesday, March 28

Organ Recital: Dr. Karl Moyer, Millersville University, Millersville, PA
Theme: ” I am the Vine, you are the Branches”
Liturgist: The Rev’d William S. Marshall, Jr., St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Wilkes-Barre
Preacher: Rabbi Larry Kaplan, Temple Israel, Wilkes-Barre
Special MusicThe Chamber Singers of Marywood University, Scranton, directed by Dr. Rick Hoffenberg

6:00pm Tenebrae Service (a service of Light and Shadows)

Beginning of Triduum

Thursday, March 29 Maundy Thursday
6:00pm Choral Eucharist, followed by
Agape’ meal, Stripping of the Altar and beginning of
Minor Vigil which will last until the Good Friday
Service.

Friday, March 30 Good Friday
12:00pm Ecumenical Good Friday Service
6:00pm Liturgy of Good Friday

Saturday, March 26 Holy Saturday
10:00am Liturgy of Holy Saturday
7:30pm Great Vigil of Easter

Sunday, April 1  Easter Day
8:00am Choral Eucharist
10:10am Prelude Music
10:30am Choral Eucharist with special music for
Brass, Percussion, Organ and Choir


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