Advent

2018 Advent & Christmas Schedule

MASSES FOR THE LORD’S DAY

Saturday – 4:30 PM
Sunday – 8:00 AM, 10:00 AM, 12:00 Noon

WEEKDAY MASSES
Monday through Saturday – 8:30 AM
Tuesday and Thursday - 6:30 AM
In our Eucharistic Chapel, the Rosary is prayed 30 minutes before all Masses and the Divine Mercy Chaplet is prayed after all Masses.

SACRAMENT OF PENANCE
Individual Confessions:
Thursdays – after 8:30 AM Mass & at 6:00 PM (except December 20)
Saturdays – after 8:30 AM Mass & at 3:00 PM
Thursday, December 20 – 4:00-6:00 PM & 7:00-9:00 PM

Communal Penance Service:
Monday, December 17 – 7:00 PM

ADVENT VESPERS
Join Fr. Riehle each Sunday of Advent at 3:00 PM for Evening Prayer as well as some brief catechesis on Advent lessons we can learn from the Mass.  

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION
Our chapel is open continuously for private prayer before the Blessed Sacrament.
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
Mondays during Advent - After 8:30 AM Mass until 7:00 PM (simple reposition). Sign up for a Monday Holy Hour here.
Thursdays - after 8:30 AM Mass until 8:00 PM (7:00 PM Holy Hour, Vespers and Benediction)

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2018 – IMMACULATE CONCEPTION of the BLESSED VIRGIN MARY
(Holy Day of Obligation)
December 7 – 7:30 PM (Vigil Mass)
December 8 – 8:30 AM

BLESSING OF BABY JESUS
At the weekend Masses on December 15 & 16, the Third Sunday of Advent (Gaudete Sunday), all are invited to bring the figure of the Infant Jesus from your home crèche to be blessed.

DECEMBER 25, 2018 – THE NATIVITY OF THE LORD
(Holy Day of Obligation)
Monday, December 24 – 3:00 PM (church and gym) & 5:30 PM
Tuesday, December 25 – Midnight, 10:00 AM & Noon
Caroling will precede all Masses.
Lessons and Carols will begin at 11:30 PM before Midnight Mass.
Incense will be used at Midnight, 10:00 AM and Noon Masses

DECEMBER 30, 2018 – THE FEAST OF THE HOLY FAMILY
Normal Weekend Mass schedule.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 1, 2019 – SOLEMNITY OF MARY, MOTHER OF GOD
(Holy Day of Obligation)
Monday, December 31 - 4:30 PM (Vigil Mass) & 11:00 PM Eucharistic Holy Hour (Benediction at Midnight)
Tuesday, January 1 – 10:00 AM & Noon Masses

EPIPHANY OF THE LORD – JANUARY 6, 2018
Normal Weekend Mass schedule.
Incense will be used at the 10:00 AM and Noon Masses.

Christmas Flowers

Please consider contributing towards the beautiful flowers which will adorn our church during Christmas and the Christmas Season. Thank you for your donations! 

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