Category Archives: Holy Week

Related to Easter-season activities

Children and Adults: Sing during Easter!

As we approach the great festival of Easter, St. Mary's Parish invites all children to join the Festival Easter Children's Choir, and all adults to join with the 10 a.m. choir for the Liturgies of the Sacred Triduum. For more information please contact Jane O’Keefe at or leave a message at the Parish Office. Festival…
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Lenten Guidelines

The season of Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, February 26. Following are the Lenten guidelines. Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are days of fast and abstinence. Fridays of Lent are also days of abstinence. Fasting is to be observed by all 18 years of age and older, who have not yet celebrated their 59th birthday.…
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First Station: Jesus in the Garden of Gethsemane

Then Jesus came with them to a place called Gethsemane, and he said to his disciples, "Sit here while I go over there and pray." He took along Peter and the two sons of Zebedee, and began to feel sorrow and distress. Then he said to them, "My soul is sorrowful even to death. Remain…
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