Tag Archive: Holy Week

Holy Week Services

As we approach Easter, Christians traditionally observe a number of worship services that remember the last days of Jesus’ earthly ministry, leading up through his arrest, crucifixion and the anticipation of resurrection.  Read an overview of these services here.  

The Days of Holy Week

The Church calls the week before Easter “Holy Week”, and it is a week filled with holy days.  Not only do these days focus specifically on the events of the last week of Jesus’ life, many of the liturgies symbolize larger themes that marked Jesus’ entire ministry.  Read Dennis Bratcher’s essay, “The Days of Holy…