Pittsfield: Churches join for ecumenical Ash Wednesday service


Five churches from four different denominations will mark Ash Wednesday on Feb. 10 with an ecumenical worship service at 7 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church on First Street.

The worship service will include the imposition of ashes and communion and will feature jazz versions of familiar hymns and songs.

Clergy from St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, South Congregational Church, First Church of Christ Congregational, First United Methodist Church, and Zion Lutheran Church collaborated to create this service and it includes elements from each denomination's liturgical tradition.


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