Holy Week Liturgy Schedule

Holy Wednesday, April 17
Parish Penance Service, 7pm, Church. After a short Liturgy of the Word, priests will be available for individual confessions.

Holy Thursday, April 18
Morning Prayer, 8am, Church. Prayerfully enter Triduum with the psalms and songs of Holy Week. A small breakfast will follow.
Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 8pm, Church. Begin Triduum with the Washing of Feet, the Celebration of the Eucharist, and the transfer of the Blessed Sacrament.

Good Friday, April 19
Morning Prayer, 8am, Church. Gather with other parishioners to begin Good Friday with morning prayer.
Ecumenical Good Friday Prayer Service, 12pm, Christ Church Georgetown. Christian clergy will gather from Georgetown congregations to preach in a traditional Seven Last Words service.
Stations of the Cross, 4pm, Church. Pray the traditional Stations of the Cross in a new way by following the way of Jesus from his sentencing to his crucifixion.
Commemoration of the Lord’s Passion, 8pm, Church. On Good Friday night, the Triduum celebration continues with the formal commemoration of Jesus’ Passion with the reading of the Passion Gospel, the Veneration of the Cross, and reception of Holy Communion reserved from Thursday night’s celebration.

Holy Saturday, April 20
Morning Prayer, 8am, Church. Pray with those who be baptized at the Easter Vigil as they recite the Creed for the first time. The church will be decorated after Morning Prayer.
Holy Saturday Prayer, 12pm, Holy Rood Cemetery. Gather in prayer at our parish’s cemetery, located at 2126 Wisconsin Ave.
Easter Vigil, 8pm, McKenna Courtyard. The holiest of nights in the Christian calendar begins with a bonfire and service of light in McKenna Courtyard. We’ll process through the streets of Georgetown in a candlelight procession as we re-enter the church to hear the story of creation and redemption, baptize and confirm new Catholics, and celebrate Easter Eucharist.

Easter Sunday, April 21
Easter Masses are celebrated at: 7:30am, Church 9:30am, Church, Trinity Hall, Visitation 11:30am, Church, Trinity Hall 1:15pm Church