Liturgical Calendar

Liturgical Calendar

 

2018-2019 Maternity BVM Liturgical Calendar

 

First Fridays Eucharistic Adoration, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

First Mondays, October - May Taize Prayer, 7:00 p.m.

Aug. 15 (Wednesday) Feast of the Assumption of Mary (Holy Day of obligation)

  • 7:00 a.m. Mass
  • 6:15 p.m. Mass

 Nov. 1 (Thursday) Feast of All Saints (Holy Day of Obligation)

  •  7:00 a.m. Mass
  • 1:30 p.m. School Mass
  •  6:15 p.m. Mass

 Nov. 2 (Friday) Feast of All Souls

  •  7:30 a.m. Mass
  • 1:30 Liturgy of the Word for school community celebrating Feast of All Souls
  • 7:00pm Taize Prayer, remembering our beloved dead

 Nov. 22 (Thursday) Thanksgiving Day (NOT a holy day of obligation)

  • 9:00 a.m. Mass

 Dec. 2 First Sunday of Advent

 Monday Night Advent Prayers – From the Rich Traditions of our Church 7:00 p.m.

  • Dec. 3 - Advent Taize Prayer
  • Dec. 10 - Advent Communal Reconciliation Service
  • Dec. 17 - Advent Holy Hour with Advent Evening Prayer

Dec. 8 (Saturday) Feast of Immaculate Conception of Mary (Holy Day of Obligation)

  •  9:00 a.m. Mass

Dec. 24 Christmas Eve (Monday)

  • 3:30 p.m. Mass (Youth ensemble)
  • 3:45 p.m in Parish Center (cantor/keyboard/clarinet)
  • 6:00 p.m. (children’s choir)
  • 12:00 p.m. (Midnight adult choir)

 Dec. 25 Christmas Day (Tuesday)

  •  9:00 a.m. Mass only

 Dec. 31 (Monday) 

  • 4:30 Mass

 Jan. 1 (Tuesday) Solemnity of Mary/New Year’s Day (Holy Day of Obligation)

  • 9:00 a.m. Mass

 Jan. 6 (Sunday) Epiphany regular Sunday schedule

 Jan. 27 (Sunday) Catholic Schools Week begins

 Wedding Music Fair Feb. 24, 2019 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. (tentative date)

 March 6 Ash Wednesday (not a holy day of obligation)

  •  7:00 a.m. Mass with music and distribution of ashes
  • 12:15 p.m. Noontime Prayer with distribution of ashes
  • 1:30 p.m. School Liturgy of the Word with distribution of ashes
  • 6:15 p.m. Liturgy of the Word, distribution of ashes in Gym (no music) for REP students & their parents
  • 6:15 p.m. Mass with music and distribution of ashes

Fridays of Lent Eucharistic Adoration, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Stations of the Cross 7:00pm (begins March 15)

 April 18 - 20 Triduum

  • Holy Thursday 7:00 p.m. (adoration until 11:00pm)
  • Good Friday Service 3:00 p.m.
  • Good Friday Stations of the Cross 7:00 p.m.
  • Easter Vigil 8:00 pm.

 April 21 Easter Sunday

  • 7:00 a.m.
  • 8:30 a.m. (Children’s Choir)
  • 10:00 a.m.  (Adult Choir)
  • 11:30 am. (Youth Ensemble)

 June 2 Ascension

 June 9 Pentecost

 “YOUTH MASS” always at 11:00 a.m.

  •  Sept. 23
  • Oct. 21 (Feast of St. Viator)
  • Dec. 2, 9, 16, 23 (Sundays of Advent)
  • Jan. 27
  • Feb. 24 (Confirmation Retreat Mass ?)
  • March 10 or 17
  • April 14 (Palm Sunday)
  • April 28 (Senior Blessing)

 YLP (Youth Liturgy Planning) – 12:15 p.m. – 1:45 p..m Sundays (Parish Center)

  • Sept. 9 (12 p.m. – 4 p.m.) (blessing/commissioning at 11:00 Mass)
  • Jan. 13
  • Oct. 14 - Feb. 10
  • Nov. 18 (Advent planning) -
  • March 3 or 10
  • (no meeting in December) - April 7

 Mustard Seeds Children’s Choir - 9:00 a.m. Mass, 1st Sunday of the Month (beginning Oct. 7)

(singers 2nd grade thru 4th grade)

BVM Parish Youth Choir - 9:00 mass, 2nd Sunday of the Month (beginning Oct. 14)

(singers 5th & 6th grade)

Youth Ensemble - 11:00 youth Mass, once a month

(singers & instrumentalists 7th – 12th grade)

 Young Adult Sing - 11:00 Mass, 1st Sunday of the Month (year round)

(singers & instrumentalists - 10:15 rehearse in Viator Hall Ages 18 – 35ish)

 

SACRAMENTAL CELEBRATIONS

  • First Reconciliation Saturday, Jan. 26, 10:00 a.m.
  • First Communion Sunday May 5, 1:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m.
  • Confirmation TBA
  • Communal Reconciliation (Advent) Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
  • Communal Reconciliation (Lent) Sunday, March 17, 2019, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
  • Anointing of the Sick Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018 11:00 a.m.
  • RCIA Rite of Welcome TBA
  • RCIA Rite of Election TBA
  • RCIA Scrutiny TBA