Depew Park, Peekskill, NY-- Live Stations of the Cross to be held on Good Friday, April 18, Noon -- A costumed cast of 50-75 parishioners of the Church of the Assumption, Peekskill to include their Parochial Vicar, Father Vincent Druding as Jesus, will gather at Depew Park in Peekskill on Friday, April 18, Noon to depict the Stations of the Cross. Also, known as the Way of the Cross, this ancient devotion is practiced especially during Lent as a means of recreating the last hours of Jesus’ walk to Calvary and His crucifixion. This is the 12th year parishioners have gathered for this devotion which has grown steadily every year. Father Vincent Druding will mark his third year portraying Jesus
Church of the Assumption has the distinction of being the only Roman Catholic Church within the city limits of Peekskill.
For inquiries contact: Church of the Assumption, 914.737.2071.