Holy Week 2017


Holy Thursday

12 Noon Mass for those who cannot attend the evening Mass

7:00 pm – MASS OF THE LORD’S SUPPER with choir. Music: “Ubi Caritas” – Maurice Durufle; “Ave Verum” - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; “Stay with Us”- Egil Hovland; Chants,“Pange Lingua”

Good Friday

There are no Masses on Good Friday

12:00 Noon – Good Friday Meditation: “The Seven Last Words of Christ”– Msgr. Vaghi

3:00 pm – SOLEMN LITURGY OF GOOD FRIDAY with choir. Music: “O Bone Jesu” – Palestrina; “God So Loved the World” – Chilcott; “The Reproaches” – Lundy/Walker; “My Lord What a Mornin’”- Burleigh

4:00-5:00 pm – Parish Lenten Confessions

7:00 pm – Stations of the Cross

Holy Saturday

No 5:00 pm Mass

12:00 Noon - 1:00 pm – Confessions

8:00 pm – EASTER VIGIL with choir, trumpets & timpani. Music: “Hallelujah Chorus” from Christ on the Mt. of Olives- Ludwig van Beethoven “Hallelujah Chorus” from G.F. Handel's Messiah

Easter Sunday

7:30 am Mass

9:00 am & 12:15 pm – Mass with Contemporary Choir

10:15 amMusical Prelude: Alleluia from Exsultate Jubilate - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

10:30 amMass with choir and orchestra. Principal Celebrant & Homilist Christophe Pierre, Apostolic Nuncio to the US.
Music: “I was Glad When They Said Unto Me” - Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry, “Hallelujah Chorus” from G.F. Handel’s Messiah