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Good Friday

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  • Christ's sacrifice makes this a very 'Good' Friday

    Q: Why is the day on which Jesus died called "Good Friday"? I don't see anything good about it, to be honest. -- J.W. A: From one perspective, you're right; there certainly doesn't seem to be anything good about that last Friday, when Jesus was condemned...
  • Celebrate Easter with Way of the Cross, egg hunts in HdG

    Happy Easter dear readers! Today, Good Friday, The Susquehanna Ministerium will sponsor the Good Friday Way of the Cross beginning at Jean Roberts Park (railroad bridge), 503 St. John St. from noon to 1 p.m. For details, phone 410-939-2464. On Saturday,...
  • United Methodist Church celebrating Holy Week in LCF

    United Methodist Church celebrating Holy Week in LCF
    La CaƱada United Methodist Church celebrates Holy Week with a Good Friday service at 7 p.m. April 18, an Easter sunrise service Sunday at 5:45 a.m. in the church's outdoor amphitheater, and the regular 10:30 a.m. worship service led by Pastor Elaine Cho...
  • Free admission, Easter Egg hunt at Polasek Museum

     Free admission, Easter Egg hunt at Polasek Museum
    WHAT: In commemoration of Good Friday, April 18 this year, the Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens will offer free admission from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Visitors can view the many liturgical works created by sculptor Albin Polasek, including "The...
  • Holy Week scheduled filled with opportunities to rejoice [Column]

    Stand at the foot of the Cross, so you can fully appreciate Resurrection Sunday. The annual Good Friday ecumenical service, sponsored by the Greater Arbutus Ministerium, takes place April 18, from noon to 2 p.m., in Violetville United Methodist Church,...
  • 'Heaven is For Real' review: Minister in the middle

    'Heaven is For Real' review: Minister in the middle
    ** (out of four) There's at least one indisputable truth in "Heaven is for Real," stated by Reverend Todd Burpo (Greg Kinnear): "What we believe changes what we perceive." Of course it does. It's the reason some will see that the film is based on a...
  • No need for prayers, just do your job [Letter]

    No need for prayers, just do your job [Letter]
    I've been following the debate over the Carroll County commissioners opening their meetings with Christian prayer ("Carroll commissioners vote to halt sectarian prayers," April 8). For some reason, there are people who can't seem to get down to business...
  • April brings showers, opening of Susquehanna Museum of HdG

    It's April showers, dear readers, but things to do are stacking up. The Susquehanna Museum of Havre de Grace at the Lockhouse reopens April 12, 1 to 5 p.m. for the season. Free admission. Contact 410-939-5780, lockhousemuseum@gmail.com or http://www....
  • Perryville Little League opens season with parade Saturday

    Upcoming events in Perryville: April 12 – Perryville Little League Parade, 10 to 11 p.m. May 1 – National Walking Day, 4 p.m. at Perryville Park May 17 – The Spring Fling (note the new date) May 31 – The CGR Relentless Run 5K &...
  • Holy Land Experience: Free showings of 'The Passion of the Christ' set

    Holy Land Experience: Free showings of 'The Passion of the Christ' set
    Holy Land Experience, the Bible-themed attraction near the intersection of Interstate 4 and Kirkman Road in Orlando, will host free screenings of 2004's "The Passion of the Christ" between Good Friday and Easter Sunday. The film, starring Jim Caviezel...
  • Hannah Berry crowned Junior Miss Teen Maryland [Marriottsville/Sykesville/Woodstock]

    Hannah Berry crowned Junior Miss Teen Maryland [Marriottsville/Sykesville/Woodstock]
    Hannah Berry, a 2013 graduate of Marriotts Ridge High School, says that she, like many other girls, once struggled with self-confidence. However, she credits a supportive family and competitive pageants with strengthening her assurance. The pageants aim...
  • After 50 years, Whittaker's Flowers is closing

    When Chris Jablonski alerted me to the sign posted at Whittaker's Flowers in West Friendship, I let out a plaintive "Oh no." All good things come to an end but this one really hit me. After 50 years of quality service in West Friendship, Whittaker's...