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Religion

Holy Week services

PRINCETON — Open Prairie United Church Holy Week services include: A palm procession and congregational photo taken during the 10:30 a.m. worship service on Palm Sunday. A movable prayer vigil will be held after worship on Palm Sunday and continue through Easter Sunday morning, dividing each day into three time slots, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 3 p.m. to 9 p.m., and 9 p.m. to 9 a.m. (Participants can make arrangements to drop off/pick up the basket as best suits their schedules and whereabouts.)

A service of Tenebrae will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Maundy Thursday, March 28.

On Good Friday, for the six hours that Jesus hung on the cross, which is marked as 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the sanctuary will be open for prayer, meditation, reading and just being in silence.

Bring already cooked eggs and join the Sunday School students at 10 a.m. as they dye eggs on Holy Saturday.

Early Easter worship will begin at 7:30 a.m. at Pilgrim Park around the campfire; an Easter egg hunt, in lieu of Sunday school, will be at 9:15 a.m. in the Ernst backyard; a continental breakfast in lieu of coffee hour will be from 9:30 a.m. until worship begins; and the second worship service will begin at 10:30 a.m. at the church.

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