With the coronavirus causing many people to shelter at home and government warnings against large gatherings, many churches in Oxford are offering a variety of alternative, online services during the Easter season.
The Observer has gathered information regarding Easter services through posting on the church websites and Facebook pages.
Oxford Presbyterian Church:
Celebration of the Resurrection on Easter Sunday will be livestreamed only. Worshipers are invited to connect through
facebook.com/Oxford-PresbyterianChurch, Sunday at 10 a.m.
St. Mary's Catholic Church:
These services will be livestreamed:
Friday, April 10, 5 p.m. Good Friday of the Lord’s Passion (Bishop Joseph Binzer)
Saturday, April 11, 5 p.m. Easter Vigil (Archbishop Dennis Schnurr)
Sunday, April 12, 11 a.m. Easter Sunday (Bishop Joseph Binzer)
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church:
Connect with online services through https://www.facebook.com/groups/1867461943501120/?epa=SEARCH_BOX）
Friday, April 10, 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m., evening prayer and Good Friday service.
Saturday, April 11, 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m., evening prayer.
Sunday, April 12, 11:15 a.m., an Easter Sunday service from the National Cathedral.
Faith Lutheran Church, Oxford:
All in-person church activities have been suspended for the time being.
Oxford United Methodist Church:
Due to COVID-19 concerns, church service is cancelled through Easter. Sermons will continue to be recorded and available on the church’s YouTube channel.
Oxford Bible Fellowship:
Good Friday and Easter Sunday will be livestreamed here.
Good Friday services will be at 8 p.m.
Easter Sunday services will be at 7 a.m., 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
Cobblestone Community Church:
During the coming weeks, the 10 a.m. Sunday services will stream on YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTSWoUdsRhsd2ySUTa0idIg.
Easter Service services at 5 p.m. April 11 and April 12 can be joined online here.
Oxford Baptist Church:
Due to COVID-19 all church activities are cancelled until further notice.
Oxford Church of the Nazarene:
On Easter Sunday the church will begin a four week long series on overcoming fear called “Jesus, Name Above All Names.”
Worshipers can connect through:
YouTube - “OCN on YouTube”
or teleconference by calling (206) 331-4836; password: 7272534#”
Easter Sunday Service will be live at 10:30 a.m. through Facebook.