GREAT LENT AND EASTER

Benediction of the Cross/Stations of the Cross: Every Friday of Lent at 6:30 pm

Holy Week 2018 Schedule PDF




2018
LENT, HOLY WEEK, AND EASTER SCHEDULE
 
Ash Monday, February 12
6:30 pm          Divine Liturgy with distribution of ashes
 
Fridays During Lent (February 16, 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23)
6:10 pm          Stations of the Cross
6:30 pm          Mass, Benediction of the Cross
After Mass      A Parish Lenten Conference & Potluck Dinner in the Hall.  All are welcome.  Please bring a Lent-appropriate dish to share.  $7 suggested donation.
 
Thursday, March 22:  Feast of St. Rafka Parish Dinner
6:30 pm           Evening Prayer
7:00 pm           Mass with the Blessing of the Oil for the Sick with the Bones Relics of St. Rafka
8:00 pm           (After Divine Liturgy) The Ladies’ Society will host dinner in honor of
St. Rafka’s Feast Day.  Families: $20; Individuals $10
 
HOLY WEEK
March 25 – April 1, 2018
 
Sunday, March 25, 2018
10:30 am        Mass – Hosanna Sunday (Palm Sunday) Followed by Brunch
 
Monday, March 26, 2018
6:30 pm          Mass with Rite of the Arrival to the Safe Harbor and Benediction of the Cross
 
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
6:30 pm          Mass with Rite of the Arrival to the Safe Harbor and Benediction of the Cross
 
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
6:30 pm          Mass with Rite of the Lamp, Anointment of the Sick, Benediction of the Cross

 
Thursday of The Mysteries March 29, 2018
6:30 pm          Mass and the Washing of the Feet
                        Eucharistic Procession and Adoration throughout the night    

 
Great Friday of The Crucifixion: (Friday of the Passion) March 30, 2018
9 am                Mass of the Signing of the Chalice
                        (Mass of the Sanctified with communion)
5 pm               Via Crucis- Stations of the Cross
6:30 pm          Adoration of the Cross/Burial of Christ
7:30 pm          Chant of “I am the Mother of Sorrow”
Men’s Society Fish Fry

 
Great Saturday of The Light: March 31, 2018
11:30 am        Rite of Forgiveness and Confessions
12:30 pm        First Anticipated Announcement of the Resurrection of Christ


EASTER VIGIL
11:30 pm    Resurrection Litany and Rite of Peace
Midnight       Easter Midnight Mass
 
SUNDAY, April 1, 2018: The Glorious Resurrection: EASTER
11 am            Easter Day Mass 
 
WHITE WEEK (Week of Easter)
Mass Schedule goes back to the normal Daily Mass Schedule  
Monday of Easter: Mass at 6:30 pm
Wednesday of Easter: 9:30 am Mass
 

 
 
May You All Have A Blessed Holy Week And Glorious Easter
            MSHIHO DEST-LEBTE HLOFAYN, ITRAHAM ALAIN
                        Christ who was Crucified For Us, Have Mercy On Us
            MSHIHO DQOM MEN BEIT MEETE, ITRAHAM ALAIN
                        Christ Who is Risen From The Dead, Have Mercy On Us
 
AL- MASEEH QAM- HAQQAN QAM
Christ Is Risen, Christ Is Truly Risen
 

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