Events at the Cedars
April 10, 2017
This is a reminder:
Our services for the Passion Week and Easter are as follows:
Monday & Tuesday, April 10-11: We arrive safely to our spiritual destination, the harbor of the Church, Our Lord Jesus Christ,
At 7:00 pm, The rite of Coming to the Harbor, Meditation upon the Gospel, followed by the Anaphora, or the Eucharistic prayer.
Wednesday, April 12:
At 7:00 pm, The Rite of the Lamp, which consists of the lighting of the seven wicks…! All attendees will be anointed. After Mass, the blessed dough will be distributed to all to take home.
Thursday of the Mysteries, April 13:
At 7:00 pm, The Ceremony of the Washing of the Feet followed by the Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament until Midnight.
Great Friday of the Crucifixion, April 14:
At 12:00 am, Morning Prayer as we accompany the Lord Jesus to his Passion.
At 11:00 am, The Signing of the Chalice or the Pre-Sanctified Mass with Communion.
At 7:00 pm, The Ceremony of the Burial of Our Lord / Jinnaz El-Masseeh.
Saturday April 15: Vigil Mass @ 5:00 pm
Easter Sunday April 16: @ 12:00 Midnight
Easter Sunday April 16: @ 11:00 am
Confessions are scheduled before all Services.
You may also call the parish office at any time for confession.
This is the last week of our Lenten Journey let us make the best of it.
May you and your family have a spiritually fulfilling Triduum and a Blessed Easter.
Msgr. Georges El-Khalli, Pastor