Lent, Holy Week & the Sacred Triduum

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Ash Wednesday – February 14

7:15am  Rev. John Tallman, Presiding
12:15pm  Rev. David R. LeFort, Presiding
5:15pm  Bishop Edward Scharfenberger, Presiding


Friday: Stations of the Cross 5:15 p.m.

Holy Week Mass Schedule

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord – March 25
Palms will be blessed at the beginning of every Eucharist.
5:15 p.m. (anticipated Mass) Saturday, Bishop Scharfenberger will preside
9:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m.

Monday of Holy Week – March 26
11:30-12:00 Noon Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession)
12:15 p.m. Mass

Tuesday – of Holy Week – March 27
7:15 a.m. Mass
7:00 p.m. Communal celebration of the Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession)

Wednesday of Holy Week – March 28
11:30-12:00 Noon Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession)
12:15 p.m. Mass

The Sacred Triduum

Holy Thursday – March 29
5:30 p.m. Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper
Bishop Scharfenberger will preside and will be joined by members of the presbyterate to concelebrate this Eucharist with the community. After this liturgy, which will include the washing of the feet, the Eucharist will be reserved for adoration and quiet prayer until 10:00 p.m., at which time we will pray Night Prayer.

Good Friday – March 30
3:00 p.m. Stations of the Cross
5:30 p.m. Celebration of the Lord’s Passion
Bishop Scharfenberger will preside, with the singing of the Passion, prayerful intercessions for the world, veneration of the Cross. Holy Communion.

Holy Saturday – March 31
8:00 p.m. Solemn Vigil of Easter and the Resurrection of the Lord.
Bishop Scharfenberger will preside. We will keep watch in the darkness. The new fire will be kindled, the proclamation of the Exsultet, the Liturgy of the Word, reception of new members into the Church, and the Liturgy of the Eucharist.

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord – April 1
9:00 a.m. Easter Mass
11:00 a.m. Easter Mass
5:00 p.m. Easter Mass