Holy Cross Episcopal Church

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Shrove (Fat) Tuesday

Tuesday, February 9th at 6PM

The Holy Cross Family Circle welcome all to join them for a traditional Pancake Supper! We will have pile of pancakes, a wide assortment of toppings, ham, coffee, milk, OJ, and Mimosas. It is Fat Tuesday!

We will close the evening with a brief service to bury the alleluia banner and burn last year's Palm branches to prepare for Ash Wednesday.

All are most welcome!

Ash Wednesday

Wednesday, February 10th
6:30 AM Imposition of Ashes and Holy Communion
12 Noon Imposition of Ashes and Holy Communion
7 PM Imposition of Ashes and Holy Communion

Our Lenten observance begins with ashes. We will have three services on Ash Wednesday to accommodate the many schedules of busy Bay Area people.

All services are "come as you are" and all are most welcome!

Lent 2016 Brochure

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Click HERE to to download the 2016 Lenten brochure filled with opportunities to discover all the palaces the Spirit is calling us to go this Lent.


Holy Cross is a modern Christian community, attracting people from all walks of life. We gather as family to share our faith, and there is always room for more.

Guests are expected, so we invite
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A Member of the Episcopal Church USA


Photography © by Bonnie Pikul (Rainbow church) all other by Tom Cooper. All Rights Reserved.
Holy Cross is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization.

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Holy Cross Episcopal Church
19179 Center Street
Castro Valley, CA 94546