Local churches list their online Easter celebrations

By Jinjin Lyu

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:

On cable see EWTN for daily Mass. Stream the Mass from St. Peter in Chains Cathedral in Cincinnati: www.stpeterinchainscathedral.org or catholiccincinnati.org.

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.

Crossroads Oxford:

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:

Facebook- facebook.com/ocnazarene
YouTube – “OCN on YouTube”
or teleconference by calling (206) 331-4836; password: 7272534#”

Oxford Vineyard:

Easter Sunday Service will be live at 10:30 a.m. through Facebook.