“RETURN TO ME WITH ALL YOUR HEART” Joel 2:12
During the Lenten Season there will be many opportunities to help foster our spiritual lives.
Holy Mass: Daily, Mon- Fri at 7:30am & 9:00am and 8:00am on Saturdays in the Chapel.
During Lent we will add an additional Mass on Mondays at 7:00 pm in the Chapel.
Stations of the Cross: Fridays during Lent at 7:00 PM in the Church
Liturgy of the Hours- Morning Prayer of the Church: Monday thru Friday 8:30 am in the Chapel
The Sacrament of Penance: Saturday from 4:00- 4:45 pm.
March 30th, “Reconciliation Monday”, from 3:00pm- 9:00pm in the Church.
and after the 9:00am Masses on Tuesday, March 31st & Wednesday, April 1st.
Fasting: Catholics ages 18- 59 are obliged to fast on Ash Wednesday & Good Friday. This means that you are allowed only one full meal and some other food during the day that does not equal another full meal.
Abstinence: Catholics ages 14 years and older are obliged to abstain from meat on Ash Wednesday and all Fridays during Lent.
Monday, March 30th
The Sacrament of Reconciliation will be available from 3:00PM~9:00PM
Tuesday, March 31st and Wednesday, April 1st
The Sacrament of Reconciliation will be available after the 9:00AM Mass
Holy Thursday, April 2nd
7:30AM~Mass of the Lord’s Supper
(For those unable to participate in the evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper)
8:00PM~Mass of the Lord’s Supper (Organ/Cantor/Choir/Strings)
Mass will conclude with a procession to the repository in the Daily Mass Chapel.
The Repository will remain open until 11:30PM, at which time all are invited to join in Night Prayer from the Liturgy of the Hours.
Good Friday, April 3rd
9:00AM Tenebrae/Morning Prayer
3:00PM Celebration of the Lord’s Passion (Organ/Cantor/Choir)
7:00PM Stations of the Cross
Holy Saturday, April 4th
9:00am Tenebrae/Morning Prayer
12:00noon Blessing of the Food
8:00pm The Great Vigil of Easter (Organ/Cantor/Choir/Brass/Tympani)
The Vigil begins with the lighting of the Easter fire in front of the Church.
Easter water will be available at the conclusion of the Vigil.
Easter Sunday, April 5th
Mass will be celebrated at:
7:00am ~ Organ/Cantor
9:00am ~ Organ/Cantor
11:00am ~ Organ/Cantor/Choir/Brass/Tympani
12:45pm ~ Organ/Cantor/Brass
There will be no 6pm Mass on Easter Sunday
(Please note the change of Mass times for Easter Sunday)