Welcome to St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
As a beloved presence in the Elyria community, St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church warmly welcomes you to explore our vibrant faith community. We are delighted to share the 2023 Holy Week Schedule with you, offering a variety of sacred events and services that are designed to deepen your spiritual journey and connect you with our community of believers.
Engage in Meaningful Holy Week Observances
Palm Sunday - April 2, 2023
Join us on Palm Sunday as we commemorate Jesus' entry into Jerusalem. The service will begin at 10:00 AM and will include the blessing of palms, followed by a special Eucharist celebration. Experience the rich symbolism and powerful message of this important day in the Christian calendar.
Maundy Thursday - April 6, 2023
On Maundy Thursday, we gather at 7:00 PM to observe the Last Supper, where Jesus shared his final meal with his disciples. Through sacred rituals and solemn reflections, we remember the selfless act of Jesus washing the disciples' feet and instituting the Eucharist. This deeply meaningful service invites you to engage in Holy Communion and reflect on the transformative power of love and service.
Good Friday - April 7, 2023
Join us at 12:00 PM as we gather to reflect on the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. The Good Friday service provides a time for contemplation and prayer, allowing us to remember the ultimate sacrifice made for humanity. This service incorporates powerful hymns and readings that evoke deep reflection on Jesus' passion and unwavering love.
The Great Vigil of Easter - Saturday, April 8, 2023
The Great Vigil of Easter begins at 8:00 PM on Saturday evening. This service marks the transition from the darkness of Good Friday to the joyous celebration of Easter Sunday. Join us as we create a sacred space through candlelight, scripture readings, and the proclamation of the resurrection. Witness the renewal of baptismal vows and rejoice in the triumph of hope and new life.
Easter Sunday - April 9, 2023
Celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ with us on Easter Sunday! Our services will take place at 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM, with joyful music and inspiring messages. Embrace the spirit of Easter as we come together to commemorate the victory of life over death, and experience the transformative power of God's love.
Join St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church - A Community of Faith
At St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, we believe that faith is a journey that is best experienced within a nurturing and inclusive community. We strive to create an environment where all people can feel welcomed, supported, and inspired to deepen their relationship with God and one another.
Our commitment to spiritual growth and service extends beyond Holy Week. We offer a wide range of programs and activities throughout the year for individuals of all ages. From dynamic worship services to engaging educational opportunities and community outreach initiatives, there are numerous ways to get involved and find a sense of belonging.
If you have any questions about the 2023 Holy Week schedule or if you would like to learn more about St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, please don't hesitate to reach out to us. We are here to support you on your spiritual journey and look forward to connecting with you.
Address: 123 Main Street, Elyria, OH 44035
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