Religion Digest March 21, 2008

Church plans weekend services


St. Helen Catholic Church will offer several special Holy Week and Easter services this weekend.
Today, there will be a Stations of the Cross observance at 3 p.m.

There will be a Good Friday Communion Service and Veneration of the Cross at 7 p.m. today.

On Saturday, the church plans a special Easter Vigil in English at midnight, which will include baptisms and confirmations into the church.
Easter Sunday services will be at 9 a.m. for the Spanish service and 11 a.m. for the English service.

The 5:30 p.m. mass usually held on Sundays is cancelled for Easter only.

St. Helen is located at 1600 S. Avenue O. For more information, call 356-4241.

College chorale plans concert


The Calvary Chorale from Calvary Bible College in Kansas City, Mo., will travel to Portales for a ministry concert on Easter Sunday.

The concert, which is sponsored by Portales’ New Testament Baptist Church, will begin at 5 p.m. Sunday at the New Mexico Baptist Children’s Home.