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Religion events

Saturday, March 12, 2011

Saturday, 8:30 a.m.: A free lecture by Ben Witherington will be held at Truro Church, 10520 Main St., Fairfax City. 703-273-1300 or

Saturday, 7 p.m.: A performance of Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" will be held at St. Francis Episcopal Church, 9220 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls. Admission is $20, $15 for children under 18. 703-759-2082 or

Saturday, 7:30 p.m.: Free performances by guitarists Rick Recht and Sheldon Low will be held at Temple B'nai Shalom, 7612 Old Ox Rd., Fairfax Station. 703-764-2901 or

Sunday, 10:30 a.m.: "Death and Dying, Grief and Legacy: Secular Humanistic and Jewish Perspectives," a free lecture sponsored by Machar and featuring Rabbi Binyamin Biber, will be held at Jewish Primary Day School, 6045 16th St. NW. 202-686-1881 or

Sunday, 2 p.m.: A performance by violinist Sarah Saviet will be held at Mishkan Torah Synagogue, 10 Ridge Rd., Greenbelt. Admission is $18. 301-474-4223 or

Sunday, 7 p.m.: "An Emerging Form of Christianity Today," a lecture by Marcus Borg, will be held at St. George's Episcopal Church, 905 Princess Anne St., Fredericksburg. Admission is $10. 540-373-4133 or

Sunday, 7:15 p.m.: "Painting Crucified," a free lecture by Gabriel Torretta, will be held at Dominican House of Studies, 487 Michigan Ave. NE. 202-541-5218 or

Tuesday, noon: A performance by St. John's University Men's Choir, from Collegeville, Minn., will be held at St. Matthew's Cathedral, 1725 Rhode Island Ave. NW. Donations accepted. 202-587-5141.

Friday, noon: A St. Patrick's Day Mass by Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl, archbishop of Washington, will be held at St. Patrick in the City Catholic Church, 619 10th St. NW. 202-347-2713 or

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