The Episcopal Church of the Ascension offers praise and thanksgiving to God in worship, fellowship, formation, pastoral care, outreach, and by being present in the larger church, our community, and the lives of our loved ones and neighbors.
Sunday, March 16th at 5:00 pm: Lenten Choral Evensong
All are welcome to join Ascension’s choir, led by Dr. Debora Huffman, Director of Music and Organist, as they present a Choral Evensong for Lent on Sunday, March 16, at 5:00 p.m. This beautiful service of music and meditation will incorporate selections from the Renaissance throughout the present day, including works by Thomas Tallis, Charles Villiers Stanford, Herbert Howells, John Ireland, Roland E. Martin, and Richard Shephard. Two organ chorale settings of “Herzlich tut mich verlangen” by Johannes Brahms will begin and conclude the service. Following this beautiful service of reflection a reception will be held in Hawks Hall.
Saturday, March 22nd from 9am to Noon at the Church: Lenten Quiet Day with Eucharist
The Very Rev’d Canon Michael A. Bamberger will be leading a meditation “Cleansing our Hearts & Preparing with Joy.”
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