Lent 2018

Ash Wednesday

Mass Times: 8:00 am, 12:05 pm, & 7:30 pm
All Masses will be celebrated in the Church, ashes are given out after the homily.

Daily Mass during Lent

Daily Masses are at 8:00 am and 12:05 pm.

The 8:00 am Daily Mass will be held in the Church during Lent.  Mass will resume in the Chapel on Tuesday, April 3, 2018.

Extra Confession times during Lent

There will be extra confessions after 12:05 pm Mass on Fridays during Lent, excluding Good Friday.

Stations of the Cross during Lent

Stations of the Cross will be prayed in the Church at 7:30 pm on Fridays during lent, including Good Friday.

Fast, Abstinence & Other Acts of Penance During Lent

The Bishops of the United States prescribe, as minimal obligation, that all persons who are fourteen years of age and older are bound to abstain from meat on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday and on all Fridays of Lent. Further, all persons eighteen years of age and older, up to and including their 59th birthday, are bound to fast by limiting themselves to one full meal on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday, while the other two meals on those days are light. All the faithful are encouraged to participate at Mass and to receive the Holy Eucharist daily, to celebrate frequently the Sacrament of Penance, to undertake spiritual reading, especially the study of the Sacred Scriptures, and to participate in parish Lenten devotions as well as Lenten Education Programs.

Lenten Series

Click here for information on our Lenten Series.

Project Easter Basket

The Youth Group is sponsoring “Project Easter Basket” for St. Malachy’s Parish in Philadelphia. They will be collecting items for adults and children. Tags from our Lenten Tree are available in the main vestibule and from the baskets at the side entrances. Please take a tag or two and return with the items by March 18th. We appreciate your support!