Where you can go in Northern Utah for Holy Week services

Sunday , April 09, 2017 - 2:51 PM

JANAE FRANCIS, Standard-Examiner Staff

Editor’s note: An earlier version of this story incorrectly listed the address of Ogden Christian Church. We regret the error.

Some area Christian churches have provided a list of their Holy Week offerings for Sunday, April 9, through Easter Sunday, April 16.

Nearly every Christian church has special services in the next week. Check your local church listings for offerings not listed here.

Ascension Lutheran Church, 1105 N. Washington Blvd, Ogden, 801-782-2810

7 p.m. Maundy Thursday with Holy Communion

7 p.m. Good Friday Service

7 p.m. Holy Saturday Easter Vigil (outside at the cross, weather permitting)

7 a.m. Easter Sunrise Service with Holy Communion (outside at the cross, weather permitting)

Easter Sunday: 8 a.m. brunch, 9:30 a.m. traditional Easter Service with Holy Communion.

Abbey of Our Lady of the Holy Trinity, 1250 S. 9500 East, Huntsville, 801-745-3784

5 p.m. Holy Thursday

3 p.m. Good Friday

3:30 a.m. Sunday Easter vigil

8 a.m. Easter Mass

Clearfield Community Church, 525 E. 200 South, Clearfield, 801-825-1115

6 p.m. Maundy Thursday service will include a lamb dinner, Lord's Supper and foot washing

Easter Sunday: 10:15 a.m. Easter egg hunt, 11 a.m. Easter services with new Pastor James Carlson will include breakfast

• The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

The church is sponsoring an online campaign to encourage finding peace titled #PrinceofPeace. For information, visit Mormon.org.

RELATED: LDS Easter effort urges peace

To access the church’s online meetinghouse locator, visit lds.org/maps/meetinghouses.

Congregational United Church of Christ, 3350 Harrison Blvd., Ogden, 801-392-5012 

11 a.m. Palm Sunday, April 9, the Speaking Choir will perform "These Rocks Cry Out" by Michael Halcomb and "Down the River" by Edward Abbey.

6 p.m. Maundy Thursday, potluck dinner and Service of Holy Communion.

Noon to 7 p.m. Good Friday exhibit, “The Spiritual Dimensions of Good Friday," a self-guided exploration of denial, judgment, lying, mob mentality, forgiveness, comfort, submission, awareness, grief and preparation. 

Noon to 8 p.m. Saturday Easter vigil, the church will be open for prayer and meditation.

Easter Sunday: 9 a.m., The Creation Service will be at Beus Pond Park, 1576 Country Hills Drive. At 11 a.m., the Celebration service will feature a children's pageant, Holy Communion (open to everyone) and a remembrance of baptism. After worship is an Easter egg hunt, pie and fellowship.

Elim Lutheran Church575 23rd St., Ogden, 801-394- 5543

7 p.m. Maundy Thursday Holy Communion service

Good Friday: 3 p.m. simplified version, 7 p.m. regular service

10 a..m. Easter Sunday service will be followed by an Easter breakfast of bacon, sausage, ham, scrambled eggs, hash browns, pancakes, fruit, coffee, tea, milk and juice. Suggested donation is $8 for adults and $5 for children ages 4 through 12, and a maximum donation per family of $25.

• Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd2374 Grant Ave., Ogden, 801-392-8168

Maundy Thursday: 6 p.m. Spanish service of Holy Eucharist; 7 p.m. Holy Eucharist with washing of feet, stripping of the altar and creation of the Garden of Gethsemane at the altar. Participants bring along a flower. Followed by the Watch.

Good Friday: Noon, traditional, 6 p.m. Spanish

Holy Saturday: 8 p.m. The Vigil and First Eucharist of Easter

Easter Sunday: 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist with Hymns (Rite One), 10:30 a.m. Festival Choral Eucharist (Rite Two), 10:30 a.m. Spanis

Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, 1131 South Main St., Centerville, 801-295-1360

10 a.m. Sunday, April 9, Holy Eucharist, The Blessing of the Palms, the Reading of the Passion,

7 p.m. Maundy Thursday Holy Eucharist, foot and hand washing, stripping of the Altar, the Vigil at the Altar of Repose to follow,

noon and 7 p.m. The Liturgy of Good Friday

7 p.m. Holy Saturday, the Great Vigil of Easter — Lighting of the New Fire

10 a.m. Easter Sunday Holy Eucharist

First Baptist Church of Ogden, 2519 Jefferson Ave., Ogden, 801-621-1761

7 p.m. Good Friday

11 a.m. Easter Sunday 

•  First United Methodist Church, 1339 400 North, Marriott-Slaterville, 801-393-5662

10 a.m. Palm Sunday, April 9, palm processional for the kids and young at heart. Sermon topic will be number seven of Jesus' Seven Last Words: "Father, into your hands, I commit my spirit."

7 p.m. Maundy Thursday, worship at Community United Methodist Church, 163 W. 4800 South, South Ogden

7 p.m. Good Friday worship will feature a visual and auditory meditation on Stations of the Cross contemporary artworks, which will arrive from Washington, D.C. 

10 a.m. Saturday Easter egg hunt with drama, crafts and games. All children, parents and grandparents welcome.

10 a.m. Easter worship will include music by the Chancel Choir and Bell Tones and an Easter sermon by the Rev. Kim James.

•  Greek Orthodox Church of the Transfiguration, 674 42nd St.,Ogden, 801-399-2231

Palm Sunday, April 9: 10 a.m. Liturgy, 7 p.m. Bridegroom service

7 p.m. Holy Monday Bridegroom service

7 p.m. Holy Tuesday Bridegroom service

Holy Wednesday: 3 p.m. Holy Unction and 7 p.m. Matins 

Holy Thursday: 9 a.m. St. Basil Liturgy and 7 p.m. Passion service 

Holy Friday: 3 p.m. Apokathelosis service and 7 p.m. Lamentations service

Holy Saturday: 9 a.m. St. Basil Vesper Liturgy and 11:15 p.m. Resurrection service

11 a.m. Pascha (Easter) Agape service

Harbor Christian Church, 800 Washington Blvd., 801-774-9609

Easter Sunday: 9 a.m. patio Son Rise service, 10 a.m. continental breakfast 11 a.m. morning worship service with a treasure hunt for preschool-age children. All are welcome.

Integrity Christian Fellowship Church1150 W. Riverdale Road, Riverdale,  801-476-0102

The Feast of Unleavened Bread will be observed from sundown on Passover April 11 through sundown on April 18. Those interested may contact the church at 801-476-0102.

10:30 am. Easter Sunday, The Feast of First Fruits service

Light of the Valley Lutheran Church, 1074 N. Fairfield Road, Layton, 801-444-1591 

10:30 am, Palm Sunday, April 9, worship with a palm processional by the Children

7 p.m. Maundy Thursday, worship with Holy Communion

7 p.m. Good Friday, Tenebrae Service (Service of Darkness)

Easter Sunday: 9 a.m hot breakfast; 9:45 a.m. children’s craft; 10:30 a.m. worship, and 11:30 a.m. continental breakfast

• Ogden Christian Church, 580 23rd Street,Ogden, 801-392-4833

3:30 p.m. Good Friday service

10:30 a.m. Easter worship service will include a special sermon for adults and an egg hunt and Bible lesson for children. All are invited to an Easter potluck following the service.

Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 5560 S. 2300 West, Roy, 801-825-6552 

7 p.m. Holy Monday

7 p.m. Good Friday

Easter Sunday: 8 a.m. traditional and 10:30 a.m. contemporary

Saint James the Just Catholic Church, 495 N Harrison Blvd, Ogden, 801-782-5393 

7 p.m. Holy Thursday

Good Friday: 3 p.m. stations of the cross, 6 p.m. Liturgy of the Lord’s suffering and death

8:30 p.m. Holy Saturday 

Easter Sunday, 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. No Sunday evening Mass.

Trinity Presbyterian Church, 140 N. Tyler Ave., Ogden, 801-393-2661 

Saturday, April 8, 9 a.m. registration for 5K run, 10 a.m. 5K run, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Easter Fest games, free food, hot dogs and hamburgers.

11 a.m. Easter Sunday service

Did we miss any local churches offering Holy Week worship services? Let us know by commenting below or email jfrancis@standard.net.

You can reach reporter JaNae Francis at jfrancis@standard.net or 801-625-4228. Follow her on Twitter at @JaNaeFrancisSE or like her on Facebook at facebook.com/SEJaNaeFrancis.

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