Parish of St. Vincent Ferrer and St. Catherine of Siena

A Parish of the Archdiocese of New York served by the Dominican Friars


March 08, 2016

Holy Week Mass Schedule 2016

March 20, Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion
11:15 am            The Blessing of Palms – St. Vincent Ferrer
11:30 am            Procession with Palms – The Streets of our Neighborhood
Noon                  Solemn Mass – St. Catherine of Siena
4 pm                   Choral Vespers – St. Vincent Ferrer
NB.                     Otherwise, the schedule remains the same at both churches.

March 21, Monday of Holy Week – Reconciliation Monday
3 pm – 9 pm       Confessions heard in both churches

March 22, Tuesday of Holy Week
5:15 pm               Mass – St. Catherine of Siena
6 pm                    Parish Study for Holy Week – St. Dominic’s Hall, St. Catherine of Siena

                “Overcome with Paschal Joy”
Embracing the unique prayer of Eastertide.
Reflection and a simple supper
in our own Upper Room
Please reserve a place with Rachel.

May 23, Wednesday of Holy Week
We will not have Holy Hour today at St. Vincent’s in deference to the adoration of Holy Thursday.

March 24,  Thursday of the Lord’s Supper
9 am                   Morning Prayer St. Vincent Ferrer and St. Catherine of Siena
6:30 pm              Mass of the Lord’s Supper – St. Vincent Ferrer
8 pm                   Procession to the Repository – The streets of our Neighborhood
8:30 pm              Adoration at the Repository – St. Catherine of Siena
Adoration until Midnight with confessions being heard from 8:30 pm as needed

March 25,  Good Friday of the Lord’s Passion
NB.                      The Parish Office is closed today.
9 am                    Morning Prayer St. Vincent Ferrer and – St. Catherine of Siena
Noon                   The Seven Last Words – St. Catherine of Siena, Preached by the Dominican Friars
3 pm                    Liturgy of the Passion – St. Vincent Ferrer
5:15 pm               Liturgy of the Passion – St. Catherine of Siena
7 pm                    Mater Dolorosa – St. Vincent Ferrer
Procession to the Sepulcher, singing of the Lamentations, Night Prayer
Confessions from 8 PM as needed

March 26, Holy Saturday
9 am                    Morning Prayer – St. Vincent Ferrer and St. Catherine of Siena
10 am – Noon     Confessions Heard – St. Vincent Ferrer and St. Catherine of Siena
8 pm                    The Paschal Vigil – St. Vincent Ferrer

March 27, Easter
The regular morning schedule will be observed at both churches.  There will be no evening Mass in the Parish.
8 am                    Low Mass – St. Vincent Ferrer
9 am                    Sung Mass – St. Catherine of Siena
10 am                  Sung Mass – St. Vincent Ferrer
Noon                   Solemn Mass – St. Vincent Ferrer and St. Catherine of Siena

March 28, Easter Monday
The Parish Office is closed today.
Masses will be said, and confessions heard, as usual in both churches.