Holy Day Mass Schedule

HOLY DAYS:
Vigil Mass – 7:00 pm
Holy Day – 6:30 am, 9:00 am, 12:05 pm, 7:00 pm (Spanish)


Holy Week, 2018 

Sunday, March 25: Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion – regular Sunday Mass Schedule


Monday and Tuesday, March 26 – 27: Monday and Tuesday of Holy Week – regular Mass Schedule


Wednesday, March 28: “Spy Wednesday
• Masses at 6:30, 8 am in Parish Center Chapel
• Passion Play presented by 7th grade of Mater Dei Catholic School at 2 and 7 pm in Main Church
• Individual Reconciliation following conclusion of 7 pm Passion Play
(This is the last opportunity for the sacrament of confession before Easter)


Thursday, March 29: Holy Thursday
• Morning Prayer at 8 am in Parish Center Chapel
• Chrism Mass: 10 am at the Cathedral Basilica of Ss. Peter & Paul – parishioners from all
parishes in the Archdiocese are invited to this special liturgy where sacramental oils are
blessed by Archbishop Chaput and priestly commitments are renewed

THE SACRED TRIDUUM (begins Thursday evening)

EVENING MASS OF THE LORDS SUPPER: 7 pm in Main Church. Perpetual adoration will
be suspended during the Triduum from 7 pm March 29 until 1 pm Easter Sunday
• Parish Center Chapel Open for Visits to Blessed Sacrament until 10 pm
• Night Prayer: 9:30 pm in Parish Center Chapel


Friday, March 30: Good Friday of the Lord’s Passion (a day of fast and abstinence)
• Morning Prayer: 8 am in Parish Center Chapel

COMMEMORATION OF THE LORD’S PASSION: in Main Church
3 pm (English)
6 pm Via Crucis (en español)
7 pm Viernes Santo de la Pasión del Señor (en español)


Saturday, March 31: Holy Saturday
• Morning Prayer: 8 am in Parish Center Chapel
• Blessing of Easter Foods: 2 pm in Main Church
• EASTER VIGIL: 8 pm in Main Church
[Note: this Mass takes the place of the 5:15 pm Vigil. It will be bilingual (English/Spanish)
There will not be the regularly scheduled Saturday confession times on Holy Saturday.]


Sunday, April 1: Easter – regular Sunday Mass Schedule