SCHEDULE OF HOLY MASSES AND SERVICES FOR THE EASTER TRIDUUM
Weekday Masses—There are no morning Masses on Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Holy Saturday.
HOLY THURSDAY—APRIL 17, 2014
MASS OF THE LORD’S SUPPER—7:00 PM with Adoration at the Altar of Repose until Midnight.
GOOD FRIDAY, APRIL 18, 2014
GOOD FRIDAY is a universal day of fast and abstinence. On those days you may not substitute acts of charity or piety in place of abstinence. The requirement to fast binds those from 18 to 59 yeas of age. Abstinence (no meat allowed) binds those 14 years old and up.
STATIONS OF THE CROSS—11 AM
CELEBRATION OF OUR LORD’S PASSION—3:00 PM
HOLY SATURDAY, APRIL 19, 2014
CONFESSIONS—FROM 9:00 AM TO 11:00 AM
EASTER VIGIL——9:30 PM
The celebration of the Easter Vigil is the premier celebration of the Church liturgical calendar, hence everyone is encouraged to attend. It includes the blessing of the new fire; blessing of the Easter candle; the ceremony of light; the Easter Proclamation; the blessing of the Easter water; candidates for Baptism and/or candidates for Profession of Faith ; the renewal of our baptismal vows and the celebration of the Eucharist. Please note that the Easter Vigil is also an Easter Mass and those who participate need not at-tend again on Easter Sunday.
EASTER SUNDAY, APRIL 20TH – MASSES—8:30 AM, 10:30 AM
NO EVENING MASS AT 6:30 PM