Easter Services at Local Churches Print

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By Staff


Apr. 10, 2019:  Below is a list of Easter week services for Bronxville-area churches, listed in alphabetical order. 

Christ Church Bronxville
17 Sagamore Road, Bronxville, NY
website

Palm Sunday, April 14
8:00 am: Holy Eucharist (traditional language)
10:00 am: Holy Eucharist and palm procession (choral family mass)
5:00 pm: Contemplative Eucharist

Wednesday, April 17
7:00 am: Holy Eucharist (traditional language)
7:00 pm: Tenebrae (music and meditations for Holy Week)

Maundy Thursday, April 18
7:00 pm: Choral Eucharist, Stripping of the Altar, Vigil at the Alter of Repose

Good Friday, April 19 
Noon: The Passion according to John, Veneration of the Cross and Good Friday Liturgy
Noon: Children’s service with age-appropriate Stations of the Cross

The Great Vigil of Easter, April 20 
7:00 pm: The ancient chant “Exsultet,” Holy Baptism, the First Eucharist of Easter

Easter Sunday, April 21

9:00 am: Festive Holy Eucharist with choir and brass
10:00 am: Children’s Easter egg hunt (following 9:00 am service)
11:15 am: Festive Holy Eucharist with choir and brass

 

Church of St. Joseph
15 Cedar Street, Bronxville, NY
website

Holy Thursday, April 18
8:30 am: Weekday Mass
10:00 am: Tenebrae (morning prayer)  
7:30 pm: Mass of the Lord’s Supper
Adoration in Church until 11:00 pm 

Good Friday, April 19
10:00 am: Tenebrae (morning prayer)
2:00 pm: Stations of the Cross 
3:00 pm: Solemn Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion 
7:30 pm: Living Stations

Holy Saturday, April 20
10:00 am: Tenebrae (morning prayer)
8:00 pm: The Great Vigil of Easter 

Easter Sunday, April 21
8:00 am: Mass in church
9:30 am: Mass in church
9:45 am: Family Mass in parish center
10:45 am: Mass in church
11:00 am: Mass in parish center
Noon: Mass in church
1:15 PM: Mass in church
There is no 5:00 pm Mass

 

First Baptist Church
407 New Rochelle Road, Bronxville, NY
website

Maundy Thursday, April 18 
8:00 pm: Maundy Thursday service

Easter Sunday, April 21 
7:00 am: Easter sunrise service
11:00 am: Easter Sunday service

 

GoldenSword International Fellowship
10 Tanglewylde Avenue, Bronxville, NY
website

Easter Sunday, April 21 
7:00 am: Easter service
10:00 am: Easter service

 

The Reformed Church of Bronxville
180 Pondfield Road, Bronxville, NY
website

Maundy Thursday, April 18
6:15 pm: Foot-washing service, Edwards Room
7:00 pm: Tenebrae:  A dramatic reading of the Passion in slowly diminishing light, with Communion

Good Friday, April 19
Noon: Worship for all ages

Easter Sunday, April 21
9:00 am: Service with choirs, strings, and brass
11:00 am: Service with choirs, strings, and brass
5:00 pm: The Gathering, with special music 

 

Village Lutheran Church
172 White Plains Road, Bronxville, NY
website

Maundy Thursday, April 18
7:30 pm: Celebration of the Lord’s Supper/Stripping of the Altar

Good Friday, April 19
Noon: Tenebrae Service of Darkness
7:30 pm: Tenebrae Service of Darkness

Holy Saturday, April 20
5:30 pm: Easter Vigil – Service of Light, Baptismal Renewal & First Easter Celebration

Easter Sunday, April 21
8:30 am to noon: Continental breakfast
9:00 am: Festival service of Holy Communion with choirs 
10:45 am: Festival service of Holy Communion with choirs

 

West Center Congregational Church
101 Pondfield Road West, Bronxville, NY 10708
website

Maundy Thursday, April 18
7:00 pm:  Office of Tenebrae

Good Friday, April 19
10:00 am to 2:00 pm:  Church open for prayer and meditation

Easter Sunday, April 21
11:00 am: Service

Pictured here: Detail of stained-glass window in The Reformed Church of Bronxville.

Photo by A. Warner