Lent and Holy Week 2018

Diocesan-Wide Evening of Confession

Individual confession will be held on Wednesday, February 28th from 5-8:00 p.m. in the church and throughout all churches in the Diocese of Cleveland.

Taize Prayer Service

Tuesday, March 6th at 7:00 p.m. in the church. Join us for an evening of reflective prayer in a setting of candlelight and song.

Parish Retreat

March 10th - 14th with Fr. Dick Sparks, CSP. We are excited to welcome back Fr. Dick Sparks, CSP who will guide us in prayer and reflection on the topic "Come and Discover Why Jesus is the Model, the Reason for the Season." Fr. Sparks is recognized as one of the finest retreat speakers in the United States and Canada today. Father Sparks is a master at helping us to re-center ourselves on the love of God in the very everyday realities of life. You won’t want to miss him. Light refreshments will be served and a free-will offering will be made. No reservations needed! 

Fr. Sparks will speak at all weekend Masses the weekend of March 10th and March 11th, and after the 8:30 a.m. Mass (beginning at 9:30 a.m.) in the Social Hall on March 12th, 13th & 14th and at 7:00 p.m. in the church. His presentation will last approximately one hour.  

Lenten Soup Supper

Wednesday, March 14th ~ Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and soup/supper will be served at 6:00 p.m. Come join your parish community for a Lenten soup supper prior to hearing Fr. Sparks' final presentation at the Parish Retreat.

Eucharistic Adoration

First Friday Eucharistic Adoration on Friday, March 2nd and Holy Thursday, March 29th after the Mass of the Lord's Supper until 10:00 p.m.

stations of the Cross & Benediction

Stations of the Cross and Benediction every Friday evening at 7:00 p.m. Living Stations on March 23rd at 7:00 p.m. and Holy Thursday, March 29th at 1:15 p.m. There will be no Benediction on Good Friday.


In addition to the regular confession schedule (Saturdays 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.) and a Diocesan-Wide Evening of Confession on February 28th, confessions will be heard on Holy Saturday, March 31st from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. or until all are heard. 

holy week 2018

Palm Sunday, March 25

Palms will be distributed at all Palm Sunday Masses.

Holy Thursday, March 29

Living Stations at 1:15 p.m.; Mass of the Lord's Supper at 7:30 p.m. followed by Eucharistic Adoration until 10:00 p.m.

Good Friday, March 30

Our Lord's Passion at 3:00 p.m.;  Stations of the Cross with Benediction at 7:00 p.m.

Holy Saturday, March 31

Blessing of the Food at 12:00 p.m.; Confessions from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.; Easter Vigil Mass at 7:30 p.m.

Easter Sunday, April 1

Masses: 7:30 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. in the church

               9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. in the Rini Center/Gym