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For Good Friday, our church will be having a Tenebrae service at 7:30pm in the Sanctuary.

So what, exactly, is a Tenebrae Service anyway?

According to the official United Methodist Church website,

The word “tenebrae” comes from the Latin meaning “darkness.” The Tenebrae is an ancient Christian Good Friday service that makes use of gradually diminishing light through the extinguishing of candles to symbolize the events of that week from the triumphant Palm Sunday entry through Jesus’ burial.

You can read more here.