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Largo-area religious events

Baptist

First Baptist Indian Rocks, 12685 Ulmerton Road, Largo. Call (727) 595-3421 or visit www.indianrocks.org.

• Easter Weekend Work Day will be held from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday. Volunteers are needed to clean and perform light maintenance around the church property.

• Children's Easter Eggstravaganza will be from 10 a.m. to noon. Saturday.

• A Good Friday program, "Were You There?'' will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. inside the Worship Center. The Celebration Choir, band and orchestra, in combination with the high school ministry's Solid Rock Praise Team, will perform.

• Easter Sunday services will be held at 8, 9 and 10:45 a.m.

Catholic

St. Patrick Catholic Church, 1507 Trotter Road, Largo. Visit www.stpatrick-largo.org or call (727) 584-2318.

• Mass of the Lord's Supper will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament will be held from 8 p.m. to midnight following.

• Mass of the Lord's Passion, Veneration and Holy Communion will be held at 3 p.m. Friday.

• Solemn Easter Vigil will be held at 8 p.m. Saturday.

• Mass times for Easter Sunday are 7:30, 9:30 and 11:30 a.m.

Episcopal

Calvary Episcopal Church, 1615 First St., Indian Rocks Beach. (727) 595-2374.

• A Maundy Thursday service will be held at 7:30 p.m.

• Good Friday services will be held at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.

• Easter Eve service, a special service for children and families, will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday with an Easter egg hunt to follow.

• Easter Vigil service will be held at 8 p.m. Saturday.

• Easter Sunday services include "Sunrise on the Waterfront'' at 7 a.m.; traditional services will be at 8 and 10 a.m.

Lutheran

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 455 Missouri Ave. N. (727) 585-9969.

• Maundy Thursday service will be at 7:30 p.m.

• Good Friday service includes: Reading of the Passion at noon and Solemn Reading of the Tenebrae at 7:30 p.m.

• Easter Vigil will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

• Easter Sunday services will be at 8:45 and 11 a.m.

Presbyterian

Christ Presbyterian Church, 3115 Dryer Ave., Largo.

• Maundy Thursday service will be held at 7 p.m.

• Easter services will be held at 9 and 10:30 a.m.

Highland Presbyterian Church of Clearwater-Largo, 1885 S Highland Ave. (727) 584-1191.

• Maundy Thursday service will be at 4 p.m. The service will include traditional soup and bread supper and communion.

• Easter services include a sunrise service at 7:30 a.m., with breakfast; traditional worship service at 10 a.m.

Methodist

St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1199 Highland Ave., Largo. (727) 584-8165.

• Traditional Easter services will be held at 8, 9:25 and 10:55 a.m. inside the sanctuary.

• At 9:25 a.m. Sunday, an Easter worship and celebration will be held on the church lawn. It will feature a live praise band, an Easter message and the release of white doves.

Send religion news to Piper Castillo by mail to 710 Court St., Clearwater, FL 33756, e-mail pcastillo@sptimes.com or fax to (727) 445-4119.

Largo-area religious events 03/30/10 [Last modified: Tuesday, March 30, 2010 7:12pm]
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