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The Three Days, April 18–20, 2019

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Maundy Thursday, April 18
Holy Communion at 8:30am and 7pm

Prayer of the Day
Holy God, source of all love, on the night of his betrayal, Jesus gave us a new commandment, to love one another as he loves us. Write this commandment in our hearts, and give us the will to serve others as he was the servant of all, your Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen.

Scripture readings
Exodus 12:1-14
Psalm 116:1-2, Psalm 116: 12-19
1 Corinthians 11:23-26
John 13:1-17, John 13: 31-35


Good Friday, April 19
Adoration of the Cross at 8:30am, noon and 7pm 

Prayer of the Day
Almighty God, look with loving mercy on your family, for whom our Lord Jesus Christ was willing to be betrayed, to be given over to the hands of sinners, and to suffer death on the cross; who now lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever. Amen.

Scripture readings
Isaiah 52:13–53:12
Psalm 22
Hebrews 10:16-25
John 18:1-19:42

The St. John Passion is sung in a setting by Carl Schalk at noon and 7pm


Easter Vigil
Saturday, April 20

Old Testament readings
Romans 6:3-11
John 20:1-18 



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