Candlelight Vigil at Medhannealem Ethiopian Orthodox Church: April 23

Candlelight Vigil at our Neighbor Church

A candlelight vigil, in remembrance of the more than sixty Ethiopian Christians recently killed for their faith in Libya, South Africa, and Somalia, will be held Thursday, April 23rd at Medhannealem Ethiopian Orthodox Church at 17th and Forest in Park Hill. The service will begin at 6:00 pm in the church sanctuary. Congregants will later move outside where they will begin a solemn procession with lighted candles through the neighborhood.

In keeping with Ethiopian custom, those planning to attend should bring candles and wear black clothing.

All are welcome.

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