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The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest (Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. This scene depicts the second station, as Jesus carries his cross. (March 29, 2013.)

Stations of the Cross in Peekskill

Catholics gather as members of the Church of the Assumption re-enact the Stations of the Cross on Good Friday at Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. This scene depicts the second station, as Jesus carries his cross. (March 29, 2013.)

Hundreds of Catholics from the Church of the
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Hundreds of Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

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The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. This scene depicts the seventh station, where Jesus falls for the second time. (March 29, 2013.)

Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. This scene depicts the eighth station, where Jesus meets the women of Jerusalem. (March 29, 2013.)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. This scene depicts the seventh station, where Jesus falls for the second time. (March 29, 2013.)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

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The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. This scene depicts the eighth station, where Jesus meets the women of Jerusalem. (March 29, 2013.)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. This scene depicts the ninth station, where Jesus falls for the third time. (March 29, 2013.)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. This scene depicts the ninth station, where Jesus falls for the third time. (March 29, 2013.)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

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The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

Rosana Lobos of Peekskill, a parishioner at the
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Rosana Lobos of Peekskill, a parishioner at the Church of the Assumption, narrates the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Carlos Campoverde of Peekskill, a deacon at the
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Carlos Campoverde of Peekskill, a deacon at the Church of the Assumption, participates in a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

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Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

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The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play, in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

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Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

A woman woes away tears as she watches
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

A woman woes away tears as she watches the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

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Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross in Depew Park in Peekskill. He is carried toward a representation of a tomb by fellow parishioners acting in the passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross in Depew Park in Peekskill. He is carried toward a representation of a tomb by fellow parishioners acting in the passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

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Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Rev. Vincent Druding of Peekskill, a priest at the Church of the Assumption, portrays Jesus during a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross in Depew Park in Peekskill. He is carried toward a representation of a tomb by fellow parishioners acting in the passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

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Pastor John Higgins, right, blesses his parishioners after
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Pastor John Higgins, right, blesses his parishioners after a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

From left, pastor John Higgins, deacon Carlos Campoverde
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

From left, pastor John Higgins, deacon Carlos Campoverde and parishioners Victoria Vazquez and Rosana Lobos pray after a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Faithful Catholics from the Church of the Assumption in Peekskill gather at Depew Park for the Stations of the Cross, a Good Friday passion play. (March 29, 2013.)

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Priest VIncent Druding, center, blesses his parishioners, including
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Priest VIncent Druding, center, blesses his parishioners, including deacon Carlos Campoverde, left, and narrator Victoria Vazquez, right, after a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

Priest VIncent Druding embraces parishioner and narrator Victoria
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Priest VIncent Druding embraces parishioner and narrator Victoria Vazquez, right, after a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross in Depew Park in Peekskill. (March 29, 2013.)

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