MELBOURNE, Florida -- Devout Christians of all denominations will take part in a Good Friday Ecumenical Prayer Walk in Melbourne, Florida. Members of many different Christian faith communities will gather at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church at 9:00 a.m. on Good Friday, March 25, 2016, for the start of the 1 ½ mile walk.
Our Lady of Lourdes is located at Fee and Hickory Avenues across the street from the Melbourne Main Public Library. The route will take walkers back to the church by 11:00 a.m.
Over 40 different Brevard County congregations and community organizations take part in the annual walk which is in its 8th year.
Holy Week began on Palm Sunday, March 20, 2016, which begins the Sunday immediately preceding Easter.
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