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Passion Drama

March 20, 2016
Actors in the Passion Drama portrayed the crucifiction scene Sunday afternoon. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
The reason for the Easter season
March 20, 2016 - 3:37pm
March 18, 2016
Passion Drama begins Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m.
March 18, 2016 - 2:46pm
April 1, 2015
The guards drape Jesus with a purple cloak and stick a crown of thorns on his head, mocking him as King of the Jews. (Annie Harman | Echo Press)
Experiencing his last days
April 1, 2015 - 12:00am
March 27, 2015
Shirley Johnson of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church adds final touchups to the wall of Jerusalem. The wall has been erected in the parking lot of Zion Lutheran Church in preparation for the annual outdoor Passion Drama to be presented at 300 Lake Street in Alexandria.(Contributed)
Realizing Christ’s passion
March 27, 2015 - 12:00am
April 18, 2014
Lowell Anderson | Echo Press
Jesus is greeted by crowds on his way into Jerusalem during the annual Passion Drama at Zion Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Despite temperatures in the 30s on Tuesday, many people stood in line to view the production, which depicts the life, death, resurrection and ascension of Jesus. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
A passion for Easter
April 18, 2014 - 12:00am
April 4, 2014
Volunteers set up the wall of Jerusalem and shoveled snow off a city block last weekend in preparation for the Passion Drama put on annually by Zion and Good Shepherd Lutheran churches of Alexandria. This year’s event is Sunday, April 13 from 2 to 5 p.m. and Tuesday, April 15 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. (Jeff Roste | Creative Impact Design)
Hoping to avoid a repeat performance
April 4, 2014 - 12:00am
March 22, 2013
The Guarding of the Tomb, presented by members of Zion Lutheran and Good Shepherd Lutheran churches in Alexandria, will take place from 7 p.m. on Good Friday, March 29 through Easter morning at 3rd Avenue and Lake Street in Alexandria. A crucifixion scene will also be presented on Good Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the same location. (Contributed photo)
Passion drama cancelled because of wintry weather
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am
March 20, 2013
Passion Drama in Alexandria cancelled this year
March 20, 2013 - 9:39am
April 14, 2010
Actor's portrayal of Jesus calls in police
April 14, 2010 - 12:05am
April 2, 2010
Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson
The power and passion of Easter
April 2, 2010 - 12:05am
March 19, 2010
Contributed photo by Jeff Roste
Passion Drama set at Zion Lutheran
March 19, 2010 - 12:00am
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