The Weekend: Easter and Passover Observances
A listing of religious services for the holiday weekend
Easter and Passover will both be celebrated this coming weekend, and houses of worship in Millburn are preparing special events in observance. Below is a listing of temples and churches with their respective services. Please share any other services we might have missed in the comments section.
Saint Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church, 52 Short Hills Avenue, Short Hills
Good Friday, April 6 - 9 a.m. Morning Prayer; 3 p.m. Celebration of the Lord's Passion: 3 p.m. Family Music Group & 7:30 p.m. SRL Choir
Holy Saturday, April 7 – 9 a.m. Morning Prayer; 8 p.m. The Easter Vigil
Easter Sunday, April 8 - Masses: 7:30 a.m., 9 a.m. Family Music Group; 11 a.m. Choir Mass; 12:30 p.m.
Christ Church In Short Hills, 66 Highland Avenue, Short Hills
Good Friday, April 6 - 7:30 p.m. Stations of the Cross, Lessons read by High School students, Parish Choir
Holy Saturday, April 7 - 7:30 p.m. The Great Vigil Of Easter with Baptism, Parish Choir
Easter Sunday, April 8 - The Sunday of the Resurrection: 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist; 10 a.m. Festival Holy Eucharist with Parish Choir and Solid Brass; 11:30 a.m. Easter Egg Hunt & Reception
Wyoming Presbyterian Church, 432 Wyoming Avenue, Millburn
Good Friday, April 6 - 7:30 p.m. Tenebrae Service - Come recall, in pensive terms, Jesus’ last earthly hours.
Easter Sunday, April 8 - 9:30 a.m. Easter Sunday (special service); 10 a.m. Worship Service; 11 a.m. Easter Sunday (special service)
Saint Stephen's Church, 119 Main Street, Millburn
Good Friday, April 6 – 10 a.m. Children & Family Service -Walk Stations of Cross; Noon - Meditation and Holy Eucharist; 8 p.m. - Meditation and Holy Eucharist
Easter Sunday, April 8 – 8 a.m. Spoken Eucharist; 10 a.m. Eucharist service and music with choir; 11:15 a.m. Easter Egg hunt
Temple B'nai Jeshurun, 1025 S Orange Avenue, Short Hills
Saturday, April 7 – 8:45 a.m. Torah Study; 9:45 a.m. Shabbat Morning Service; 5 p.m. Second Night Congregational Seder
Congregation Beth Israel, 160 Millburn Avenue, Millburn
Friday, April 6 - 7 a.m Siyyum B’chor, 1 p.m. Mincha
Saturday, April 7 – 9 a.m. Shacharit; 12:30 p.m. Mincha
Sunday, April 8 – 9 a.m. Shacharit; 8 p.m. Mincha / Ma’ariv