Birmingham area churches prepare for Easter (photo gallery)

Birmingham churches
Birmingham churches
Parishioners at All Saints Episcopal Church in Homewood. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now.

According to the city of Birmingham website, the Magic City has over 1300 churches in the metro area. On the morning before Easter 2018, Bham Now traveled throughout the metro area taking photos of churches and in some cases, parishioners preparing for the holy day.

Enjoy the tour!

St. Mark Catholic
Parishioner at St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church preparing for Easter. Photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now
Trinity United Methodist
Parishioners at Trinity United Methodist Church in Homewood decorating cross. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now

 

Highlands United Methodist Church
Birmingham United Methodist
Highlands United Methodist Church the day after Good Friday 2018. Photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now
The Cathedral of St. PaulĀ 
Birmingham Catholic Cathedral
Cathedral of St. Paul in downtown Birmingham, the day before Easter 2018. Photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now
Sixth Avenue Baptist Church
6th Avenue Baptist Church
6th Avenue Baptist Church in Birmingham, the day before Easter 2018. Photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now
Sardis Baptist Church
Sardis Baptist Church
Sardis Baptist Church in Birmingham the day before Easter 2018. Photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now
Asbury United Methodist Church
Asbury United Methodist
Asbury United Methodist Church the day before Easter 2018. Photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now
Central Park Baptist Church
Central Park Baptist Church
Metropolitan C.M.E Church onĀ 1600 Avenue K Ensley
Metropolitan C.M.E. Church at 1600 Avenue K Ensley. Photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now
St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church
St. Mark
St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church the day before Easter 2018. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now.
St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church parishioner preparing the church for Easter. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now
Briarwood Presbyterian Church
Briarwood
Briarwood Presbyterian Church day before Easter 2018. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now
All Saints Episcopal Church
Saints Birmingham
All Saints Episcopal Church entrance decorated for Easter. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now
Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church
Birmingham Catholic
Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church – photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now
Independent Presbyterian Church
Independent Presbyterian Church the morning of Easter 2018. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham No
Send Bham Now your favorite photo of your church during Easter at pat@bhamnow.com

Author: Pat Byington

Longtime conservationist. Former Executive Director at the Alabama Environmental Council and Wild South. Publisher of the Bama Environmental News for more than 18 years. Career highlights include playing an active role in the creation of Alabama's Forever Wild program, Little River Canyon National Preserve, Dugger Mountain Wilderness, preservation of special places throughout the East through the Wilderness Society and the strengthening (making more stringent) the state of Alabama's cancer risk and mercury standards.