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  • Diocesan Holy Week Celebrations

    by The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California Holy Week is the week before Easter, beginning with the Sunday of the Passion or Palm Sunday. Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Holy Saturday are known as the "Triduum," and the liturgies on these days commemorate the events leading up to Jesus' resurrection. Holy Week ends with the Easter Vigil, usually celebrated at sundown the night before Easter.

  • A Call to Risk

    by the Very Rev. Clifford Haggenjos, Rector of St. John's, Roseville and Dean of the Central Deanery I will admit that these past few weeks I have been somewhat enthralled by the recent shift in leadership in both the Roman Catholic Church as well as our own Anglican Communion.

  • Holy Week

    by The Episcopal Church Holy Week is the week before Easter Day, beginning with the Sunday of the Passion / Palm Sunday. Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Holy Saturday are known as the "Triduum," and the liturgies on these days commemorate the events leading up to Jesus' resurrection. Holy Week ends with the Easter Vigil, usually celebrated at sundown the night before Easter.

  • Silent Days in Holy Week

     By Shannon Reilly, Conference Coordinator, The Bishop's Ranch Silent Days in Holy Week Monday through Good Friday April 2-6, 2012  Come away to a place of silence and solitude: an opportunity to enter the mysteries of the week we call holy. There will be worship, meditations, Taize chant, and, art projects.    Rate Schedule per person single occupancy: Day Use $95.00 One Night $155.00 Two Nights $255.00 Three Nights $355.00 Four Nights $455.00 The Bishop's Ranch 5297 Westsid...

  • Preaching Holy Week

    photo courtesy of Professor Craig Satterlee This March, the Foothills Conference of the Sierra Pacific Synod and the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California host "Preaching Holy Week," a workshop for preachers. Presenter, Professor Craig Satterlee (pictured right), will walk through the lectionary readings and rites of Holy Week, especially the Three Days, to help us engage our faith communities in preaching that is thoroughly biblical and contemporary. When: Friday, March 2, 10am - 4pm Wh...

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