First Presbyterian Church of Hackensack Holy Week Schedule
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, March 08, 2013, 11:48 AM EST
The First Presbyterian Church of Hackensack invites the community to our Holy Week Services:
Palm/Passion Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. Dr. John Ward and the Presbyterian Choir will be doing Buryl Red’s Cantata Celebrate Life Part 1 featuring oboist Gary Hamme, the youth and adult choirs, and vocal soloists.
Holy Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tenebrae Communion Service. The distinctive ceremony of Tenebrae is the gradual extinguishing of candles while a series of Biblical readings is recited. The service ends in silence and darkness.
Good Friday, March 29, 2013 from noon to 3:00 p.m. Meditations and Music on the Seven Last Words of Christ. Seven pastors from seven Hackensack churches will be delivering meditations on scripture with special music to be provided by Dr. John Ward of the First Presbyterian Church and guest soloists.
Easter Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. Dr. John Ward and the Presbyterian Choir will be doing Buryl Red’s Cantata Celebrate Life featuring cellist Marisol Espada, the youth and adult choirs as they reprise – Who Will Roll the Stone Away.
Parking is available on the street or in the church's lot on Union next to Gentile or in the Municipal Parking lot off of State Street.
First Presbyterian Church of Hackensack
64 Passaic Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601