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Spokane area Holy Week listings

Below is a list of Holy Week and Easter services in the Spokane area. Assembly of God Spokane First Assembly of God: 10 a.m., April 8, Easter service New Life Assembly of God: 10 a.m., April 8, Easter service Baptist Dishman Baptist Church: 6:30 p.m., April 6, Good Friday service …

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Do you go to church on Easter Sunday?

Do you go to church on Easter? Tracy SimmonsTracy Simmons is an award winning journalist specializing in religion reporting, digital entrepreneurship and social journalism. In her 15 years on the religion beat, Simmons has tucked a notepad in her pocket and found some of her favorite stories aboard cargo ships …

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Buddhist, Christian holiday fall on same day this year

This April 8, while millions (dare I say billions) of Christians around the world celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ, thousands (dare I say millions) of Buddhists will be celebrating the birth of Buddha. In a somewhat infrequent confluence of holy events, Easter Sunday this year corresponds perfectly with the …

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The night we betray Jesus

The Easter Holy Week is almost here and it’s often forgotten that one of the central themes of the Gospel story is our betrayal of Jesus. Many Christians memorialize the last days of Jesus by practicing foot washing, celebrating the Eucharist and spending time singing hymns and praying together as …

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