Maternity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church

Liturgical Calendar

2021– 2022  Maternity BVM Liturgical Calendar      

 

First Fridays                                     Eucharistic Adoration, 1:00 – 4:00pm

First Mondays, (October -  May)      Taize Prayer, 6:00pm  

August 15  (Sunday)                Feast of the Assumption of Mary             4:30 & 7:30 in Church

Grand ReOpening Event Outdoor Mass    10:00am in Grotto   (no 9:00 & 11:00 Masses)

November 1 (Monday)  -  Feast of All Saints (NOT a holy day of obligation)

  • 7:30am           Regular Daily
  • 6:00pm           All-Souls Remebrannce, Taize Prayer, remembering our beloved dead                                                     

November 2 (Tuesday)                  Feast of All Souls                            7:30am Regular Daily Mass                            

November 25 (Thursday)              Thanksgiving Day                              (NOT a holy day of obligation)

                                                            9:00am Mass

November 28 -  First Sunday of Advent

December 8 (Wednesday)      Feast of Immaculate Conception of Mary      (holy day of obligation)

                  7:30am Mass (regular schedule)    - with music

                 1:45pm School Mass (all are welcome)

                 6:00pm Mass  - with music

December 24th (Friday) Christmas Eve  

Church Gymnasium
3:00 PM 3:00 PM
5:00 PM  
12:00 Midnight  

December 25th (Saturday) Chistmas Day

  • 8:00am (Church)
  • 10:00am (Church)

December 25 (Saturday) -  NO 4:30pm Mass  (due to Christmas Day)      

December 26 (Sunday)  - Feast of the Holy Family (regularly scheduled Masses)

December 31 (Friday) -  4:30pm Mass

 January 1  (Saturday)  -  Solemnity of Mary/New Year’s Day  (not a holy day of obligation)

                 10:00 Mass

January 1st & 2nd   Feast of the Epiphany  (Regularly scheduled Masses)

March 2  (Wednesday) - Ash Wednesday  (not a holy day of obligation)

  • 7:30 am Mass
  • 12:15 Liturgy of the Word
  • 1:45pm School Liturgy of the Word (all are welcome)
  • 6:00pm  Liturgy of the Word              

April 14th - 16th  Triduum                    

  • 7:00pm           Holy Thursday 
  • 3:00pm           Good Friday Service
  • 7:00pm           Good Friday Stations of the Cross
  • 8:00pm           Easter Vigil

April 17 (Sunday) -  Easter Sunday         

  •  7:00am                     
  •  8:30am                     
  • 10:00am                    
  • 11:30am                           

 

“YOUTH Led Liturgy”  - 11:00 Liturgy (Sundays / once a month)

  • Oct. 3             (liturgical ministry sign-ups)
  • Nov. 14             (Harvest Sunday)
  • Dec. 12          (3rd Sun. of Advent)             
  • Jan. 23           Confirmation Retreat  (11:00 - 4:30 pm)
  • Feb. 6    
  • Mar 6
  • April 10          (Palm Sunday)                                                         
  • April 24          (Senior Blessing)

YLP  (Youth Liturgy Planning)  –    12:15 – 1:45pm   Sundays  (Parish Center)        

  • September 26         Kick-off Meeting      12:15 – 4:00pm
  • October 24
  • December 5
  • January 9
  • February 27
  • April 3

Youth Ensemble - 11:00 youth led Liturgy, once a Month  (beginning Oct. 3) - singers & instrumentalists 6th – 12th grade

Monthly FAMILY MASS  -  Children Led Liturgy 9:00 Liturgy (Sundays)                                     

  • October 17                      
  • November 21         
  • December 19                     
  • January 16        
  • February 20  
  • March 20      
  • April 17 (8:30 Liturgy – EASTER)                                                             
  • May 15

Mustard Seeds Children’s Choir - 9:00 Mass,  3rd  Sunday of the Month   (beginning Oct. 17) singers 2ndgrade thru 5th grade

  • Rehearsals on Thursdays, 4:15 – 5:00pm, in Viator Hall

 

SACRAMENTAL CELEBRATIONS

Sacrament of Reconciliation in the Reconciliation Room at back of church  - Saturdays 3:30 -4:00,  or by appointment

First Reconciliation   TBA

First Communion - Sunday May 1,   1:30pm

Confirmation  - March 13th, 2:00 pm   

Anointing of the Sick - Wednesday, November 3, 2021 at 11:00am  

RCIA RITES

RCIA Rite of Welcome  TBA

RCIA Rite of Election (1st Sunday of Lent)  9:00 Mass  March 6, 2022

RCIA Scrutiny TBA