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Maternity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church

Liturgical Calendar

2023-2024 Liturgical Calendar

All Wednesday's Eucharistic Adoration in the church 3:00-6:00 pm
All Thursday's Reconciliation in Confessional 4:00-5:00 pm
All Saturday's Reconciliation in Confessional 8:30-9:30 am
First Monday's (October-May) Taizé Prayer in the church 6:30 pm
Sunday, August 13, 2023 Outdoor Mass (back to school blessing) 10:00 am (there will be NO 9:00 am or 11:00 am Mass on this day.
Tuesday, August 15,  2023 Feast of the Assumption of Mary (Holy Day of Obligation) 7:30 am Mass w/music, 1:45 pm school Mass all are welcome, 6:30 pm Mass w/music.
Wednesday, November 1, 2023 Feast of All Saints (Holy Day of Obligation) 7:30 am Mass with music, 1:45 pm School Mass all are welcome, 6:30 pm Mass with music
Tuesday, November 2, 2023 Feast of All Souls

7:30 am regular Daily Mass,

6:30 pm All Souls Remembrance Taize Prayer remembering our beloved dead (reception immediately following in parish center)

Thursday, November 23, 2023 Thanksgiving Day (Not a Holy Day of Obligation) 9:00 am Mass
Sunday, December 3, 2023 First Sunday of Advent Regular Mass Schedule
Friday, December 8, 2023 Feast of Immaculate Conception of Mary (Holy Day of Obligation) 7:30 Mass with music, 1:45 pm School Mass all are welcome, 6:30 pm Mass with music
Saturday, December 23, 2023 4th Sunday of Advent 4:30 pm Mass
Sunday, December 24, 2023 4th Sunday of Advent 8:00 am Mass & 10:00 am Mass
Sunday, December 24, 2023 Christmas Eve 3:00 pm (church), 3:00 pm (Gym), 5:00 pm (church) Midnight (church)
Monday, December 25, 2023 Christmas Day 8:00 am & 10:00 am
Saturday, December 30, 2023 Feast of the Holy Family 4:30 pm Regular Scheduled Mass
Sunday, December 31, 2023 Feast of the Holy Family 7:30 am, 9:00 am & 11:00 am Regular Scheduled Masses
Monday, January 1, 2024 Solemnity of Mary/New Year's Day (Not a holy day of obligation) 10:00 am Mass
Saturday, January 6 & Sunday January 7, 2024 Feast of the Epiphany Regular Scheduled Masses
Wednesday, February 14, 2024 Ash Wednesday (Not a Holy Day of Obligation) All Liturgies distribute Ashes: 7:30 am Mass, 12:15 pm Liturgy of the Word, 1:45 pm School Liturgy of the Word all are welcome, 6:00 pm Liturgy of the Word/Night Prayer), 6:00 pm in Gym (soup supper immediately following in Gym- all are welcome)
Thursday, March 28, 2024 Holy Thursday 7:00 pm
Friday, March 29, 2024 Good Friday Service 3:00 pm
Friday, March 29, 2024 Good Friday Stations of the Cross 7:00 pm
Saturday, March 30, 2024 Easter Vigil 8:00 pm
Sunday, March 31, 2024 Easter Sunday 7:00 am, 8:30 am, 10:00 am, 11:30 am

Youth Liturgy Planning and Youth Masses 

Youth Liturgy Planning Meetings (12:15pm-1:45pm) in Rectory Basement Youth Ministry Room Youth Led Liturgy (Youth Masses)

Sunday, September 10, 2023 (Kick-off) 12:15-2:30pm

Sunday, September 17, 2023 (liturgical ministry sign-ups)
Sunday, October 1, 2023 Sunday, October 15, 2023 
Sunday, October 29, 2023 Sunday, November 12, 2023 (Harvest Sunday)
Sunday, December 3, 2023 Sunday, December 10, 2023 (Third Sunday of Advent)
Sunday, January 7, 2024 Sunday, January 21, 2024
Sunday, February 11, 2024 Sunday, February 25, 2024
Sunday, March 17, 2024 (Plan last 2 liturgies) Sunday, March 24, 2024 (Palm Sunday)
  Sunday, April 21, 2024 (Senior Blessing)

Family Masses

Sunday, October 1, 2023 9:00 am Mass
Sunday, November 5, 2023 9:00 am Mass
Sunday, December 3, 2023 9:00 am Mass
Sunday, January 7, 2024 9:00 am Mass
Sunday, February 4, 2024 9:00 am Mass
Sunday, March 3, 2024 9:00 am Mass
Sunday April 7, 2024 9:00 am Mass
Sunday, May 19, 2024 9:00 am Mass

Mustard Seeds Choir (singers in grades 2nd-5th) Rehearse on Sundays 10:00-10:30 am in the choir loft beginning September 10th

Youth Ensemble Singers & Musicians (grades 6th - 12th) rehearse once a month (times vary) beginning September 17th.

 

Sacramental Celebrations

First Reconciliation TBA
First Communion  
Confirmation of 8th Grade Students TBA

Anointing of the Sick

October 14th & 15th at all weekend Masses

 

RCIA Rites

 

RCIA Rite of Welcome  
RCIA Rite of Election  
RCIA Scrutinies