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    Apr 14, 2017

    The Good Friday 3-Hour Service

    The Good Friday 3-Hour Service

    Preacher: Clergy and Friends


    Listen to audio recordings of the meditations from the Good Friday Three-Hour Service.

    The First Word
    “Father, forgive them” (Luke 23:32–35)
    The Reverend Matthew J. Moretz, Associate Rector

    The Second Word
    “Today you will be with me in paradise” (Luke 23:39–44a)
    The Reverend Edward M. Sunderland, Associate Rector

    The Third Word
    “Woman, here is your son . . . here is your mother” (John 19:25b–27)
    Ms. Liza Page Nelson, Vestry Warden

    The Fourth Word
    “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” (Mark 15:33–37)
    The Reverend Lynn C. Sanders, Chief of Parish Ministries

    The Fifth Word
    “I am thirsty” (John 19:25b–28)
    The Reverend John Wirenius, Deacon

    The Sixth Word
    “It is finished” (John 19:29–30, 33–37)
    Ms. Margaret McGhee, Seminarian

    The Seventh Word
    “Into your hands I commend my spirit” (Luke 23:44–49)
    The Right Reverend Dean E. Wolfe, Rector