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Spring Events Both Sacred and Secular

Religious Services The following are local services for Palm Sunday, March 24 and Easter, March 31: United Universalist Fellowship – 10:30 a.m. Palm Sunday; 10:30 a.m. Easter, 429 Cypress Dr. Church By the Sea – 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Palm Sunday; 6:30 a.m. Easter sunrise service at...

What is Holy Week?

By Beth Pinney, Special to the Independent Holy Week, with its sacred mysteries, rites and symbols, is the last week of Lent. It begins with Palm Sunday, celebrated this year on April 17.  The tradition of observing the events of Holy Week began in Jerusalem in the earliest days...