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Holy Week services at Monastery


Holy Week and Easter services will be held at St. Paul of the Cross Monastery, 148 Monastery Avenue on the South Side Slopes.

Passion (Palm) Sunday services include: Saturday, March 23, Vigil for Passion Sunday, 6 p.m .; and, Sunday, March24: Eucharist, 8 a.m .; Eucharist with Solemn Procession and Blessing of Palms, 10 a.m .; and, Mid-day prayer with selections from Gabriel Faure’s Requiem, 11:30 a.m.

Sacrament of Reconciliation will take place on: Saturday, March 23, 3-4 p.m. and 7-7:30 p.m .; Monday, March 25, 7:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 6 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

The Paschal Triduum services include:

Holy Thursday, March 28, Solemn Tenebre, 9 a.m., Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper, Adoration until midnight, 7 p.m .;

Good Friday, March 29, 9 a.m. Solemn Tenebrae, noon Meditations on the Passion of Jesus, with musical selections: Seven Last Words, and, 1:30 p.m. Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion with Veneration of the Cross and Holy Communion.

Holy Saturday, March 30, Solemn Tenebrae at 9 a.m. and Solemn Easter Vigil at 8 p.m.

Easter Sunday includes Eucharist at 8 a.m. and Eucharist with choir at 10 a.m.


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