Special Holy Week church services
Several churches will have special services during Holy Week. For more information, contact the churches directly.
Epiphany Episcopal Church
908 Leroy Place
Socorro, NM 87801
(Across from Tech library)
Pastor: Woody Peabody
• Potluck supper in the evening at 6 p.m., followed by a commemoration of the Last Supper at the church. The choir will sing an anthem. There will be two solos and a chorus from Faure’s Requiem.
• Good Friday liturgy and the Seven Last Words of Jesus at noon. Stations of the Cross at 5:30 p.m.
• Holy Saturday Great Vigil of Easter at 8 p.m. This ancient service begins with the lighting of the New Fire and the Paschal Candle, symbolizing the Light of Christ, and will end with a celebration of the first Eucharist of Easter.
First Baptist Church Socorro
Corner of Spring and California streets
Pastor: Bob Farmer
Church: (575) 835- 0041
• Good Friday service 7 to 8 p.m.
First Presbyterian Church
304 McCutcheon Ave.
Pastors: Laura Niles Finch and Jeff Finch
• Maunday Thursday worship service 7 p.m.
Old San Miguel Mission
403 El Camino Real N.W.
Pastor: Father Andy Pavlak
• Holy Thursday Mass of the Lord’s Supper with washing of the feet at 7 p.m.
• Good Friday Reading of the Passion of the Lord at 3 p.m. with veneration of the cross, followed by a silent procession from the church to the plaza and back.
• Saturday Easter Vigil Mass starting at 8:30 p.m.
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church
1000 Goad (At the southeast corner of Tech)
Pastor: Rev. Reuben Thomas
Church (575) 686-0096
Cell phone: (505) 554-7834
• Maundy Thursday service on March 28, at 6 p.m. in the sanctuary.
• Good Friday service on March 29, at 12 noon in the sanctuary.