St. Therese plans Living Stations of Cross
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St. Therese of Lisieux Catholic Church will present the Living Stations of the Cross for the fifth time on Good Friday. This is a scene from the 2012 presentation.
St. Therese of Lisieux Catholic Church will present the Living Stations of the Cross for the fifth time on Good Friday. This is a scene from the 2012 presentation.
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St. Therese of Lisieux Catholic Church is planning powerful Holy Week events.

On Good Friday, the fifth annual Living Stations of the Cross will be presented at 10 a.m. at the church.

The re-enactment is designed to bring people closer to Jesus by remembering His passion and the reason He died for our sins, a church representative noted.

There will be approximately 30 St. Therese parishioners participating in the drama. Up to 300 observers have attended the past events.

The event will run between 90 minutes to 2 hours. There is no charge to attend.

Other Holy Week events include Holy Thursday, morning prayer at 8:30 a.m.; and bilingual Mass at 7 p.m., which will include reception of oils, washing of feet and Eucharistic procession, stripping of the altar and adoration of Chapel of Repose after Mass until Midnight.

On Good Friday morning prayer will be at 8:30 a.m.; Living Stations of the Cross, 10 a.m.; Rosary at 2 p.m.; Novena, divine mercy and private devotion, 3 p.m.; and bilingual service, 7 p.m.

On Holy Saturday, there will be morning prayer at 8:30 a.m., Procession of Our Lady of Sorrows, 10 a.m.; Blessing of food 2 p.m.; Easter Vigil Mass, followed by reception for RCIA at 8 p.m.

On Easter, Sunday there will be a Spanish Mass at 8 a.m.; English Mass at 9:30 a.m.; an Easter Hunt after 9:30 Mass (meet in breezeway; and noon, English Mass.

St. Therese is located at 900 Clingan Ridge Road N.W.

For more information, call the church at 476-8123 or go online at sttheresecatholicchurch.org.