Antioch Baptist, 1844 Ira Turpin Way NE; Good Friday community service at noon, featuring local pastors' wives.
Beit Hakavod Messianic Synagogue of Canton; Passover Seder celebration, 6 p.m. Monday North Canton Civic Center, 845 W. Maple St. Dinner is free, but reservations requested; Call 330-288-9494. Children are welcome; Yom Habikkurim (First Fruits Resurrection service), 7 p.m. April 15 at 2317 13th St. NW, Canton, (former Stables Restaurant). For more information, visit www.beithakavod.com.
Catholic Diocese of Youngstown (St. Columba Cathedral, 154 W. Wood St., Youngstown); Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord Mass, 4:30 today and 10:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Sunday; the Very Rev. Monsignor Peter M. Polando, rector, presiding; evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 6 p.m. Thursday, Bishop George V. Murry, presiding; the cathedral will remain open until 8 p.m. for the adoration of the Blessed Sacrament; security will be provided; the Passion of the Lord and Veneration of the Cross service, 3 p.m. Good Friday, includes the annual collection for the Holy Land; Holy Saturday Blessing of the Easter Food, 3 p.m. April 15; Easter vigil 8:30 p.m. with Murry; Easter Masses, 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. with Polando presiding; the Cathedral Choir under the direction of Dr. Daniel Laginya will sing at the 12:30 p.m. Mass. There will be no 4 p.m. Easter Sunday Mass.
Christ Presbyterian, 530 Tuscarawas St. W; Palm Sunday Communion services, 8 and 10:30 a.m.; Maundy Thursday Communion service, 6:45 p.m., preceded by dinner at 6 p.m.; Good Friday Tenebrae service, 7 p.m.; Easter Sunday services 8 and 10:30 a.m.
Crossroads United Methodist, 120 Cleveland Ave. SW; Easter Sunday service, 10 a.m.
Dueber United Methodist, 645 Dueber Ave. SW; combined Sunrise Easter service with Trinity Gospel Temple, 7 a.m. Breakfast following.
East Canton Church of God; Good Friday service, 6 p.m.; Easter Sunday services, 8:30 and 10 a.m. Nursery for infants to age 3 during 10 a.m. service only.
First Baptist, 4110 38th St. NW, Plain Township; Palm Sunday Services at 9:30 (traditional) and 11 a.m. (contemporary); prayer, self-directed path/labyrinth experience, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday; Maundy Thursday service with Communion, 7 p.m.; Easter Sunday breakfast celebration 9:30 a.m.; Easter service, 11 a.m.
Gethsemane Baptist; 2206 Sixth St. NE; combined Easter Sunday sunrise service at 7 a.m. with Antioch, and St. Mark Baptist churches.
Good Shepherd Lutheran, 4120 Cleveland Ave. NW; Maundy Thursday Absolution and Communion service, 7 p.m.; Good Friday service, 7 p.m.; Easter Sunday Communion service, 9:15 a.m.; Easter breakfast 8 to 8:45 a.m.
Grace Fellowship, 6282 Nave St. SW, Perry Township; Easter Sunday traditional service, 9 a.m., contemporary service, 11 a.m.
Grace United Church of Christ, 13275 Cleveland Ave. NW, Lake Township; Palm Sunday service, 10:15 a.m., Sunday school, 9 a.m., breakfast, 9:45 a.m., HeBrews Cafe; Maundy Thursday communion service, 7:30 p.m.; Good Friday prayer station, sanctuary open, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Easter Sunday sunrise service, 7 a.m. (led by youth class); Easter service, 10:15 a.m., Sunday school, 9 a.m., breakfast, 9:45 a.m.
Holy Trinity Lutheran, 2551 55th St. NE; Palm Sunday Communion services and palm processions, 8, 9:15 and 10:30 a.m.; Maundy Thursday Holy Communion and absolution, 7 p.m.; Good Friday service, 7 p.m.; Easter Sunday Communion service, 8, 9:15, 10:30 a.m.; Easter breakfast, 8:30 to 10 a.m.
M3/RiverTree Massillon, 2217 W. State St., Alliance; joint good Friday service with Wellspring Bible Church, Cornerstone Christian Church and Spirit of Faith Christian Center, 6 p.m.; Easter Sunday services, 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Baptisms will be offered.
Massillon Connections Seventh Day Adventist, 308 Erie St. S; seminar, "Live With Hope! Remembering the Passion of the Christ," 6:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, and 10 a.m. next Saturday.
Minerva Area Ministerial Alliance; Community Good Friday Service, noon, Paris Israel Church, 12583 Lisbon St. NE, Paris Township; guest speaker, the Rev. Harvey Miller of Minerva Community Church.; Community Easter Sunday sunrise service, 6:45 a.m., Great Trail Golf Course, sponsored by the Great Trail Community Church of God; guest speaker, the Rev. Harvey Wheeler of Minerva United Methodist.
Minerva United Methodist, 204 N. Main St.; Easter Sunday service 9 a.m. followed by donuts and coffee in the fellowship hall; 10:30 a.m. service featuring the Cantata “Were you There?”
Otterbein United Methodist, 6025 Shepler Church Ave. SW, Bethlehem Township; Palm Sunday, children's processional of palms, 10:15 a.m.; commemoration of the Last Supper with Holy Communion, 7 p.m. Thursday.; Good Friday Tenebrae service, 7:30 p.m.; Easter Sunday service, 10:15 a.m., breakfast at 8 a.m. followed by Sunday school.
Newcomer’s Chapel of Pigeon Run United Methodist; 11789 Sarbaugh St. SW, Tuscarawas Township; Passover Seder, 6:30 p.m. Thursday; Easter Sunday SonRise service, 7 a.m., traditional service, 9 a.m.
Queen of Heaven Catholic, 1800 Steese Road, Green; Tenebrae "Shadows" service, 7 p.m. Wednesday; the Lord's Supper Mass, 7 p.m. Thursday followed by confession for one hour, adoration until 11 p.m.; Liturgy of the Lord's Passion, 3 p.m. Friday followed by Living Stations of Cross at 7 p.m. (youth), confessions, 9 to 10 a.m. and after each Mass for one hour; Holy Saturday confessions, 10 to 11 a.m., Blessing of the Food, 3 p.m., Vigil Mass with Baptism, 8:30 p.m.; Easter Sunday Masses, 8 and 10 a.m. and noon. Holy Week Masses, 8:30 a.m., Monday-Wednesday, confessions 9 to 10 a.m. Monday-Wednesday.
RiverTree Jackson, 7373 Portage St. NW, Jackson Township; Good Friday service, 6:30 to 8 p.m.; Easter services 3:30 and 5 p.m. April 15; Easter Sunday services 9 and 11:15 a.m. Baptism available at all services; children's classes will be available during services for infants through third grade.
St. Mary/St. Benedict Catholic; Tenebrae Service at 7 p.m., St. Benedict's, 2207 Third St. SE; Holy Thursday Mass, 7 p.m., St./ Mary's, 1062 Market Ave. S; Good Friday Stations of the Cross 3:30 p.m., Mas, 4 p.m., Sacrament of OPenance, 5 p.m., St. Benedict's. Easter Vigil Mass at both sites, 8:30 p.m. Saturday; Easter Sunday Masses, 8 a.m. at St. Benedict’s and 9:30 a.m. at St. Mary's
St. Nikolai Orthodox, 9837 State St. NE, Marlboro Township; Lazarus Saturday Liturgy, 9:30 today; Baptism, 3 today; Vespers, 5 today; Palm Sunday, 9:30 a.m.; Monday-Bridegroom Matins, 6:30 p.m.; Tuesday-Bridegroom Matins, 6:30 p.m.; Wednesday-Bridegroom Matins, 6:30 p.m., followed by anointing with Holy Oil (unction); Holy Thursday Liturgy at noon with the Very Rev. Basil Stoyka, 12 Gospels, 6:30 p.m.; Holy Friday Burial Vespers with Stoyka, 3 p.m., Lamentations, 6:30 p.m.; Holy Saturday Liturgy at 9:30 a.m. with Stoyka (April 15), Lamentations, 6:30 p.m., Paschal Night Service, 10 p.m.; no services on April 16.St. Paul AME, 1800 Tuscarawas St. E; Palm Sunday service, 11 a.m.; Maundy Thursday Communion service, 6 p.m.; Easter Sunday sunrise service, 8 a.m., followed by breakfast and Easter service at 11 a.m. St. Stephen Martyr Lutheran, 4600 Fulton Drive NW, Jackson Township; Palm Sunday traditional services, 8 and 10:30 a.m., contemporary service, 9:15 a.m.; Maundy Thursday service, 7 p.m.; Good Friday Tenebrae service, 7 p.m.; Easter Sunday sunrise service, 6 a.m., traditional worship at 8 and 10:30 a.m. and contemporary service, 9:15 a.m., Easter breakfast following the sunrise service until 10:30 a.m. Star in the East Messianic, 2638 Easton St. NE, Plain Township; Passover from 6 to 9 p.m. tonight; cost is $10 per couple and free for children 12 and under. A meal is included. Observation of Chag HaMatzot (unleavened bread) and Yom Habikkurim (resurrection of Jesus) 10 a.m. next Saturday. For more information, call 330-491-7827, or visit www.starineast.org.
Trinity Gospel Temple, 1612 Tuscarawas St. W; Palm Sunday service with communion, 10:15 a.m.; "A Hill Called Calvary" passion play 6 p.m. April 15 and 16; Easter Sunday service with special music, 10:15 a.m.; call 330-453-2519 for transportation.
Union Baptist, 413 Cornelia Ave. NE; Community Good Friday service, 6 p.m.