Good Friday Tenebrae Service

4111 Airport Rd Pinehurst, NC 28374

The word “tenebrae” comes from the Latin meaning “darkness.” The Tenebrae is an ancient Christian Good Friday service that makes use of gradually diminishing light through the extinguishing of candles to symbolize the events of that week from the triumphant Palm Sunday entry through Jesus’ burial.

This increasing darkness symbolizes the approaching darkness of Jesus’ death and of hopelessness in the world without God. Please RSVP as service is limited to 100. Service will also be livestreaming.

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