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Lent & Easter

Lent 2017

SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION
Regular Confession Schedule

Monday through Saturday: following the morning Masses
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday: following 12:00 Noon Mass

LITURGY SCHEDULE
Ash Wednesday, March 1
6:00 AM, 7:00 AM, 8:00 AM, 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:00 Noon, 4:00 PM, 5:15 PM

(Distribution of ashes at each Mass.)
(The Sacrament of Reconciliation will not be celebrated.)

PLEASE NOTE: Ash Wednesday is a day of fast (only one full meal for adults from ages 18 to 59) and abstinence (abstaining from all meat for all persons 14 years and older). All Fridays of Lent are days of abstinence.

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Stations of the Cross
Fridays at 11:15 AM in the church
March 3, 10, 17 (in Chapel), 24, 31, April 7

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Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
Fridays (except April 14):
12:30 PM – Benediction and Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
12:30 – 5:00 PM: Eucharistic Adoration

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Regular Mass Schedule
Saturday Vigil Mass: 4:00 PM
Sunday: 6:00 AM, 8:00 AM, 10:00 AM, 12:00 Noon, 4:00 PM
Monday – Friday: 7:00 AM, 12:00 Noon, 5:15 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM and 12:00 Noon

(A weekend Mass is televised on MCN Cable Channel 6 on Sunday at 8:00 PM and Monday at 10:00 AM.)

 

Holy Week 2017

SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION
Individual

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: following the 7:00 AM Mass
Tuesday, April 11: 12:30-5:00 PM

(No confessions will be heard during the Easter Triduum.)

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LITURGY SCHEDULE
Palm Sunday, April 9

Saturday Vigil: 4:00 PM
Sunday: 6:00 AM, 8:00 AM, 10:00 AM, 12:00 Noon, 4:00 PM

(Those who wish to participate in the Palm Sunday procession should meet in the vestibule before Mass.)

Monday through Wednesday, April 10, 11, 12:
Masses: 7:00 AM, 12:00 Noon, 5:15 PM

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THE EASTER TRIDUUM
Holy Thursday
, April 13
(No 7:00 AM Mass)

12:00 Noon: Mass of the Lord’s Supper — Fr. Patrick Kennedy, presider  (Music Ensemble)
5:15 PM: Solemn Mass of the Lord’s Supper — Fr. Patrick Kennedy, Fr. David Haschka, presiders  (St. Olaf Parish Choir)
The chapel will be open until 8:00 PM for Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament.

(The 12:00 Noon Liturgy is televised on MCN Cable Channel 6 at 4:00 PM.)

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Good Friday, April 14
(No 7:00 AM Mass)

12:00 Noon: Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion — Fr. Patrick Kennedy, presider  (Music Ensemble)
3:00 PM: Stations of the Cross — Fr. Michael Krenik, presider  (Traditional devotion with music)
5:15 PM: Solemn Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion — Fr. David Haschka, presider  (Contemporary Ensemble/Choir)
Veneration of the Cross with program of sacred music concludes the Liturgy.

(The 12:00 Noon Liturgy is televised on MCN Cable Channel 6 at 4:00 PM.)

PLEASE NOTE: Good Friday is a day of fast (only one full meal for adults from ages of 18 to 59) and abstinence (abstaining from all meat for all persons 14 years and older).

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Holy Saturday, April 15
(No 8:00 AM, 12:00 Noon, 4:00 PM Masses)

7:00 PM: Easter Vigil Mass of the Resurrection — Fr. Patrick Kennedy, Fr. David Haschka, presiders  (Festival Choir)

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Easter Sunday, April 16
Solemnity of the Resurrection of the Lord
6:00 AM — Fr. Patrick Kennedy, presider  (Spoken Mass)
8:00 AM — Fr. Michael Krenik, presider  (Cantor)
10:00 AM — Fr. Patrick Kennedy, presider  (St. Olaf Parish Choir)
12:00 Noon — Fr. David Haschka, presider  (Schola of the St. Olaf Parish Choir)
4:00 PM — Fr. David Haschka, presider  (Contemporary Ensemble/Choir)

The 10:00 AM Mass is televised on Sunday, April 16, at 8:00 PM and on Monday, April 17, at 10:00 AM on MCN Cable Channel 6.)