Easter 2018


Lent and Holy Week Schedule
 

Ash Wednesday

8:00AM & 6:30PM Mass
12:00PM & 4:00PM Service
 

Parish Retreat

Saturday, March 17th through Friday, March 23rd

Rev. John McHale will speak at each of the following Masses:
March 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 21st, 23rd

Rev. Christopher Cooke will speak at the Mass on March 22nd
(Weekday Retreat: 6:00pm Confessions, 6:30pm Mass)
 

Stations of the Cross & Benediction

Held each Friday of Lent at 6:30PM beginning February 16

Daily Mass
Monday through Friday at 8AM
Monday and Wednesday at 6:30PM

Holy Week Services
 

Confessions

During Retreat: March 19-March 23
7:30-7:50AM & 6-6:20PM
Monday, March 26th through Wednesday March 28 

7:30-7:50AM & 6:00-7:30PM

Saturdays before Mass at 3:00PM-3:45PM
 

Tuesday, March 20 - 10:30AM-10:50AM
(Followed by Mass with Anointing of the Sick)


No Confessions on Holy Thursday through Holy Saturday

 

The Sacred Triduum
 

Holy Thursday

Mass of the Lord's Supper - 7:00PM

Visits to the Repository until 11:00PM
 

Good Friday

Visits to the Repository begin at 8:00AM
Stations of the Cross - 12:00PM
Liturgy of the Passion and Death of our Lord - 3:00PM
 

Holy Saturday

Blessing of Food - 10:30AM

Easter Vigil Mass - 7:00PM
 

Easter Sunday

8:00AM and 11:30AM in the Church
9:30AM in the Gymnasium
 



Lenten Regulations

There is no obligation to fast. However, volulntary acts of self-denial are recommended.

Ash Wednesday and Good Friday

These are days of Fast and Abstinence from meat. There is a limit of one full meal on these days for all between the ages of 18 and 59 inclusive.

Days of Abstinence (All Fridays in Lent)

All who have reached their 14th year are bound to abstain totally from meat.

Easter Duty Obligation

After they have received their First Holy Communion, Catholics are bound by the obligation of receiving Holy Communion at least once a year. This precept should be fulfilled during the Easter Season. Catholics are also bound to confess seriuos (mortal) sins at least once a year.

 

 

Lenten Resources
 

Examination of Conscience


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Our Parish Code is published in the Bulletin.
 


Deepen Your Encounter with Christ in Small group discussions

These are existing small groups within our parish. If you are interested in joining one listed below or if you would like to start a new one please refer to the bulletin or contact the office. 
Womens Group - 9:00AM Tuesday (weekly), St. Katherine Drexel Room
Men's Group - 9:00AM Wednesday (weekly), St. Katherine Drexel Room
Kings Men - 7:15PM Wednesday (weekly), Sacred Heart Room
Azar's - 7:00PM Thursday evenings
Miller's - 7:00PM Tuesday evenings
Quain's - 7:00PM Monday evenings
Wozniak's/Hatter - 7:15PM Friday evenings