Special Holy Week church services

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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
(575) 835-1818

• 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
Socorro
Pastor: Bob Farmer
Church: (575) 835- 0041
• Good Friday service  7 to 8 p.m.

First Presbyterian Church
304 McCutcheon Ave.
Socorro
Pastors: Laura Niles Finch and Jeff Finch
(575) 835-9042

• Maunday Thursday worship service 7 p.m.

Old San Miguel Mission
403 El Camino Real N.W.
Socorro, N.M.
Pastor: Father Andy Pavlak
(575) 835-1620

• 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)
Socorro
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.