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Holy Week 2017 schedules from around the Diocese of Brownsville

 

Bishop Daniel E. Flores' Easter Triduum Schedule

Chrism Mass (April 11) — 6:30 p.m., at the Basilica of Our Lady of San Juan del Valle-National Shrine in San Juan 

Holy Thursday (April 13) — 7 p.m., Holy Thursday Mass at the Immaculate Conception Cathedral in Brownsville

Good Friday (April 14) — noon, Via Crucis at the Basilica of Our Lady of San Juan del Valle-National Shrine in San Juan; 7 p.m., Service at Immaculate Conception Cathedral in Brownsville

Holy Saturday (April 15) — 9 p.m., Easter Vigil at the Immaculate Conception Cathedral in Brownsville 

Easter Sunday (April 16) — 11 a.m., Mass at the Basilica of Our Lady of San Juan del Valle-National Shrine in San Juan

 

St. Joseph Chapel of Adoration, Alamo 

Sunday, April 9

Palm Sunday Mass, 3 p.m.

Holy Thursday, April 13

Mass, 7 p.m.

Good Friday, April 14

Service, 3 p.m.

Easter Vigil, Saturday April 15

Mass, 8:30 p.m.       

 

Holy Family Parish, Brownsville

Saturday, April 8                 

Mass (Bilingual), 5:30 p.m.   

Sunday, April 9          

Mass (Spanish), 8:30 a.m.   

Mass (English w/Interpreted Sign Language), 11 a.m. 

Mass (Bilingual), 7 p.m.   

 

Holy Thursday - April 13     

Mass (bilingual), 7 p.m.   

Adoration of Blessed Sacrament, 8:30 p.m. to midnight.

 

Good Friday - April 14

Way of the Cross, 5:30 p.m.   

Procession will begin in our Church parking lot. 

(Families are encouraged to build their cross to carry)

Bilingual service, 7 p.m.   

followed by a Silent Procession and a rosary to Our Lady of Sorrows.

 

Easter Vigil - Saturday, April 15    

Mass (bilingual), 9 p.m.   

 

Easter Sunday - Sunday, April 16        

Mass (Spanish), 8:30 a.m.   

English, 11 a.m. 

 

Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, Brownsville

Holy Week Schedule 2017

Thursday/Jueves, April 13

Mass of the Lord’s Supper followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament until midnight in parish hall/Misa de la Cena del Señor y enseguida Exposición del Santísimo en el salón parroquial hasta medianoche, 7 p.m.-12 a.m.

 

Friday/Viernes, April 14

Stations of the Cross presented by the youth/Vía Crucis presentado por los jóvenes, 2 p.m.

Good Friday Solemn Service/Servicio Solemne de Viernes Santo, 7 p.m.

 

Saturday/Sabado, April 15

Easter Vigil/Vigilia de Pascua, 8 p.m.

 

Sunday/Domingo, April 16

8 a.m., 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. – NO MASS AT 6 p.m./ NO HABRA MISA A LAS 6 p.m.

 

St. Eugene de Mazenod Parish, Brownsville

Tuesday, April 11

Chrism Mass in the Basilica of San Juan del Valle, 6:30 p.m.

 

Wednesday, April 12

 6:30 PM Mass of Wednesday of Holy Week, 6:30 p.m.

 Confessions 7-8 p.m.

 

Holy Thursday,  April 13

Morning Prayer (bilingual), 8:30 a.m.

Most Holy Easter Triduum of the Death, Burial and Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ

Introduction of the Easter Triduum

Evening Mass of the Lord's Supper (bilingual), 7 p.m.

Transfer of the Holy Eucharist to the tabernacle located in the Parish Hall

Adoration before the Blessed Sacrament, 8:30 p.m.-midnight

Please note: You are invited to the Adoration at any time. See schedule. 

 

Good Friday of the Passion of the Lord, April 14

First day of the Easter Triduum

Morning Prayer (bilingual), 8:30 a.m.

Celebration of the Lord's Passion (bilingual), 3 p.m.

Rosary and Way of the Cross (Spanish), 6:30 p.m.

 

Holy Saturday waiting at the Lord’s Tomb

Second day of the Easter Triduum

April 15 Morning Prayer (bilingual), 8:30 a.m.

Evening Prayer (bilingual), 5 p.m.

The 5 p.m. Mass is not celebrated

 

Celebration of the Easter Mass of the Resurrection of the Lord

Third day of the Easter Triduum

Saturday, April 15

The Easter Vigil during the Holy Night (bilingual), 8:30 p.m.

Sunday, April 16

Mass of Easter Sunday (bilingual), 8:30 a.m.

Mass of Easter Sunday (bilingual), 10:30 a.m.

Mass of Easter Sunday (Spanish), 5 p.m.

 

Adoración Solemne del Santísimo Sacramento

Altar Servers, 8:30-9:30 p.m.

Comunidad San Francisco, 9-10 p.m.

Comunidad San Eugenio, 9-10 p.m.

Comunidad Buen Pastor, 9-10 p.m.                     

Comunidad Rios de Agua Viva, 9-10 p.m.          

Comunidad Divina Misericordia, 10-11 p.m.

Comunidad Angel, 10-11 p.m.

Comunidad Paso Real, 10-11 p.m.

Ushers, 10-11 p.m.

Guadalupanas, 10-11 p.m.

Comunidad Padre Alan, 11-12 p.m.

Comunidad Hermanas del Santo Rosario, 11-12 p.m.

Comunidad Madre Teresa, 11-12 p.m.

Youth Group, 11-12 p.m.

 

San Felipe de Jesus Parish, Brownsville

Abril 9,  2017:               Domingo de Ramos (de la Pasión del Señor)     

Todas las misas empezaran un cuarto para la hora

7:45 a.m.;  9:45 a.m.  11:45 a.m.   

Lugar:    2317 Delia

Procesión al Templo y Credo con participación de los niños para todas las misas

Misa con procesión del estacionamiento de Rancho Viejo, 7 p.m.   

 

Lunes, Abril 10:

Misa, 8:30 a.m.  

Confesiones, 6:30-8:30 p.m. 

 

Martes,  Abril 11:

Misa Suprimida, 8:30 a.m. 

Misa del Santo Crisma en San Juan, 6:30 p.m.

 

Miércoles, Abril 12:

Misa, 8:30 a.m.

Confesiones, 6:30-8:30 p.m.  

 

Abril 13: Jueves Santo, Misa de la Cena del Señor

Sacerdocio, Eucaristía y servicio (lavado de los pies)

Misa Suprimida, 8:30 a.m. 

Misa Vespertina de la Cena del Señor, 8 p.m. 

Adoración al Santísimo Sacramento

Jóvenes y Monaguillos, 9 p.m.        

C.E.B. , Catequista, San Vicente de Paul, 9:30 p.m.               

Coros, Ministros, Encuentro Matrimonial, 10:30 p.m.      

Equipo de Almuerzos, Renovación Carismática, 11 p.m.      

Todos están invitados                     

Confesiones, 9 p.m.-12 a.m. 

**en caso de no poder en ese horario tratar de hacer cambio, pero favor de asistir.

 

Abril 14:    Viernes Santo, Pasión y Crucifixión del Señor

Día de abstinencia y de ayuno

Viernes Santo no se celebra misa,  8:30 a.m. 

Ceremonia de Viernes Santo en el Templo   La Palabra; Adoración de la Cruz; Sagrada Comunión, 6 p.m.

Vía Crucis en vivo (Dramatización) A cargo de los jóvenes  de la Parroquia Confirmación Nivel II).  Saliendo de la Iglesia por  la Avenida Magdalena, derecho hasta y volteando a la derecha en Ave. Juanita, siguiendo derecho hasta la Ave. Delia, volteando y derecho hasta llegar a un terreno (solar) en 2317 Delia, 7 p.m. 

La Oficina estará cerrada todo el día

 

Abril 15:     Sábado Santo de la Sepultura del Señor

Durante el Sábado Santo la Iglesia permanece en ayuno y oración, junto el sepulcro del Señor Meditando en su pasión y muerte

Misa  Suprimida, 8:30 a.m.                

Retiro para los Catecúmenos y padrinos (Iglesia), 9 a.m.-12 p.m.                  

En el Templo, Las Siete Palabras de Jesús y tiempo con María la Dolorosa, 2-3 p.m.       

Misa en Ingles Suprimida, 5 p.m.              

Sábado de Vigilia Pascual, 8 p.m.             

 

Abril 16:    Domingo de Pascua de la Resurrección del Señor Vigilia Pascual en la                    Noche Santa (sábado)

Ceremonia de la Luz; La Palabra; Liturgia del Agua; con el  Sacramento de Bautismo

y la Confirmación de los Catecúmenos y la Eucaristía 

Sábado Vigilia Pascual (empieza en el estacionamiento frente a Casa Digna), 8 p.m.        

Misa dominicales el día de la Resurrección

Con ceremonia de la luz y bendición del Agua Pascual  con los niños, 8 a.m.    

Con ceremonia de la luz y bendición del Agua Pascual con los niños, 10 a.m.  

Con ceremonia de la luz y bendición del Agua Pascual con los niños, 12 p.m.  

Con ceremonia de la luz y bendición del Agua Pascual con los niños, 7 p.m.             

 

Sacred Heart Parish, Edinburg

Holy Thursday - April 13

Bilingual Mass, 7 p.m.

Good Friday- April 14

(Bilingual), 3 p.m.

Easter Vigil – April 15

Bilingual Mass, 9 p.m.

Easter Sunday – April 16

Mass (Spanish), 7:30 a.m.

Mass (English), 9 a.m.

Mass (English), 10:30 a.m.

Mass (Spanish), 12:30 p.m.

Mass (English), 5:30 p.m.

 

St. Joseph Parish, Edinburg

Palm Sunday – April 9        

Mass will begin with a Procession, 12:30 p.m.

(Meeting between School Gym and Parish Hall)

 

Holy Thursday – April 13

Lauds (Morning Prayer), 7 a.m.             

Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 6 p.m.                 

Adoration, 7 p.m.

Compline (Night Prayer), 11:45 p.m.            

 

Good Friday – April 14

Tenebrae (Morning Prayer and Office of Readings), 7 a.m.             

Solemn Liturgy (Reading, Veneration of the Cross and Holy Communion), 3 p.m.               

followed by Pésame and Confessions

 

Holy Saturday - April 15

No confessions at 11 a.m.

No 5 p.m. Mass

Easter Vigil, 8:30 p.m.

 

Easter Sunday - April 16

All regular Sunday Masses

 

Sacred Heart Parish, Hidalgo

Domingo de Ramos:

Procesión Solemne y Santa Misa, 11:30 a.m. (S)

 

Jueves Santo:

Misa, 7:30 p.m. (B)

Adoración hasta la medianoche

 

Viernes Santo:

Liturgia de la Veneración de la Santa Cruz, 4 p.m. (B)

Pésame a la Virgen Dolorosa, 7:30 p.m.

Vigilia Pascual, 9 p.m. (B)

 

Domingo de Pascua:

Misa 8 a.m., (S) 9:30 a.m. (E), 11:30 a.m. (S)

 

Holy Family Parish, La Grulla/Sagrada Familia, La Grulla

Martes, 11 de Abril:

Misa Crismal, Basilica de Nuestra Senora de San Juan del Valle, 6 p.m.

 

Jueves Santo, 13 de Abril:

Iglesia de Cristo Rey y Nuestra Senora de la Paz, Misa, 6 p.m.

Iglesia La Sagrada Familia, Misa, 7:30 p.m.

Santisimo en el Salon Parroquial, 8:30 p.m.-12 a.m.

 

Viernes Santo 14 de Abril:

Via Crucis – Garciasville, 9 a.m.

Celebracion de la Pasion de Cristo: Misa en La Iglesia La Sagrada Familia, 3 p.m.

Procesion en Silencio: Los Marroquines (El Pozo), 7 p.m.

 

Sabado de Gloria, 15 de Abril:

Pascua Juvenil en el Salon Parroquial de la Sagrada Familia, 12:30-7:30 p.m.

Misa del Fuego Nuevo y Resurrecction del Senor en La Iglesia La Sagrada Familia, 8 p.m.

 

Domingo de la Resurreccion, 16 de Abril:

Misas con horarios normales

 

Our Lady of Sorrows Parish, McAllen 

Holy Thursday – April 13

Mass of the Last Supper, Washing of the Feet, and Procession – Church (bilingual), 7 p.m.

(Only Mass of the day; no confessions)

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament (Chapel), 8 p.m. – midnight

 

Parish office closed at noon

 

Good Friday – April 14

Stations of the Cross (live presentation) – Church (English), 3 p.m. 

Good Friday services (Readings, Passion, Adoration of the Cross, Holy Communion) – Church (Bilingual) (Only service of the day), 7 p.m.

Fast (reduced food) and abstinence (no meat)

Parish office closed

 

Holy Saturday – April 15

Services (New Fire, Readings, Baptism) and Mass of the

Resurrection – Church (bilingual), 8 p.m. 

Only Mass of the Day

Confessions, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Parish office closed

 

Easter Sunday – April 16

Regular Sunday Mass schedule

(7:30 a.m., 9 a.m., and 10:45 a.m. - English; 12:30 p.m. - Spanish)

Parish offices closed on Easter Sunday and Easter Monday

Divine Mercy Novena and Chaplet

(English – in the chapel) 

Good Friday, Holy Saturday, Easter Sunday, 6 p.m.

Monday, April 17 – Friday, April 21, 6:15 p.m.

 

Saturday, April 22 – 6:30 p.m.

(Spanish – in the Chapel) – Good Friday – Saturday, April 22 – 4:30 p.m.

 

Divine Mercy Sun. April 23 (Bilingual) –

Holy Hour, 2 p.m.

Chaplet, 3 p.m.

Benediction, 3:30 p.m.

 

St. Jude Thaddeus Parish, Pharr

Holy Thursday

Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 7:30 p.m.

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and confessions, 8:30 p.m. to midnight

 

Good Friday

Divine Mercy Novena, 2 p.m.

Veneration of the Holy Cross with Communion Service, 3 p.m.

“Condolences to Our Lady of Sorrows” Via Crucis, 7:30 p.m.

Confessions, 4 p.m.

Easter Vigil Mass, 9 p.m.

 

Our Lady Star of the Sea, Port Isabel

Monday, April 10

Mass, 5:30 p.m.

Spanish, 6:30 p.m.

Confessions at the Church, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

 

Tuesday, April 11

Mass, 5:30 p.m. in English

Chrism Mass at the Basilica in San Juan, 6:30 p.m.

 

Wednesday, April 12

Mass, 5:30 p.m.

Spanish, 6:30 p.m.

Confessions at the Church, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

 

Thursday, April 13 - Holy Thursday

No Mass at 5:30 pm.

Mass at 7 p.m. includes washing of the feet.

 

Friday, April 14

Good Friday (no Mass at 7:30 a.m.)

Live Stations of the Cross (outside the Church), 3 p.m.

Veneration of the Cross, 7 p.m.

 

Saturday, April 15

No confessions at 3:30 p.m. and no Mass at 5 p.m.

The Easter Vigil Mass, 7 p.m.

 

Sunday, April 16, Easter Sunday

Mass in Spanish, 8 a.m.

Mass in English, 10 a.m.

Mass in English, noon

 

Office Hours for the Easter Holiday

The Parish and CCE Office will be closed

from Wednesday, April 12 through Monday, April 17.

Office will reopen on Tuesday, April 18.

 

 

Our Lady Queen of the Universe, San Benito

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord

Saturday, April 8     

Mass (English), 4 p.m.             

Mass (Spanish), 5:30 pm                      

Sunday, April 9        

Gather at St. Joseph. Procession toward Queen will begin at 8:45 a.m.

Mass (English), 10 a.m.

*Please Note:  For this Sunday, Mass will begin at 10 a.m.

Mass (Bilingual), noon          

April 10, Monday of Holy Week

St. Joseph - Narration of Mi Cristo Roto (Spanish) “My Broken Christ”, 7 p.m.

April 11, Tuesday of Holy Week

Basilica Chrism Mass, 6:30 p.m.        

April 13, Holy Thursday

O.L. Queen - Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper (bilingual), 7 p.m.          

April 14, Good Friday

City Hall - Live Stations of the Cross (bilingual), 1 p.m.

(Be at City Hall by 12:30 p.m.)

St. Joseph – 1st Day of Divine Mercy, 3 p.m. 

Novena & Meditation on The Seven Sorrows of Mary (bilingual)

O.L. Queen - Celebration of the Passion of the Lord,

Veneration of the Cross, Holy Communion (bilingual), 7 p.m.

O.L. Queen - Silent Procession, 8:30 p.m.

April 15, Holy Saturday

O.L. Queen - Easter Vigil of the Resurrection of the Lord, 9 p.m.

April 16, Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord

St. Joseph - Easter Sunday Mass (bilingual), 8:45 a.m.

O.L. Queen - Easter Sunday Mass (English), 10:30 am                    

 

St. Benedict Parish, San Benito

Holy Week Schedule

Tuesday, April 11

Chrism Mass with Bishop Flores and all the priest in the Diocese

at the Basilica of Our Lady of San Juan del Valle, 6:30 p.m.

 

Holy Thursday, April 13 – The Lord’s Supper

At the Church, followed by the transfer of the Blessed Sacrament to the Parish Hall for adoration until midnight, 6 p.m.

 

Good Friday, April 14

Gathered at the Church to start praying then going to the Resaca for the life stations of the Cross Stations of the Cross, 1 p.m.

Adoration of the Cross and Communion Service at the Church, 3 p.m.

Pesame a la Virgen// Rosary to Our Sorrowful Mother, 7 p.m.

Chaplet of the Divine Mercy, 7:30 p.m.

Note: Please wear black clothing if you are able to for the Pesame a la Virgen.

 

Holy Saturday, April 15 - Easter Vigil

Easter Vigil Mass, 8 p.m.

Note: Please bring your candles, and water in containers to be blessed on this Holy Night.

 

St. Theresa Parish, San Benito

Holy Thursday

Mass, 7 p.m.

After Mass, charter bus to visit the seven churches in the cities of Brownsville, El Ranchito, and La Feria; finishes with last church, St. Theresa Catholic Church.

 

Good Friday

Live Stations of the Cross, 1:30 p.m.

Veneration of the Cross, 3 p.m.

No evening service; it will be combined with the Via Crucis.

 

Holy Saturday

Lighting of the fire and with a procession to the church to baptize 11 new catechumens, 8 p.m.

 

Easter Sunday

Mass (Spanish), 8 a.m.

Mass (bilingual), 10 a.m.

Mass (English), noon

Huge Easter egg hunt with great prizes after noon Mass

 

 St. Isidore Parish, San Isidro 

and Immaculate Conception Parish, McCook

Holy Thursday

Mass of the Lord's Supper (Night watch follows):

St. Isidore Church in San Isidro, 5 p.m.

Immaculate Conception Church in McCook, 7 p.m.

 

Good Friday

Veneration of the Cross

St. Isidore Church in San Isidro, 2 p.m.

Immaculate Conception Church in McCook, 4 p.m.

 

Holy Saturday

Easter Vigil

St. Isidore Church in San Isidro, 8:30 p.m.

Immaculate Conception Church in McCook, 10:30 p.m.

 

Easter Sunday

Immaculate Conception Church in McCook, 8 a.m.

St. Isidore Church in San Isidro, 10 a.m.

 

St. Joseph the Worker Parish and Missions, San Carlos

Tuesday, April 11: Basilica de San Juan - Chrism Mass, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 13: San Carlos - Jueves Santo, 7 p.m.

Friday, April 14: San Carlos - Stations of the Cross, 3 p.m.

Friday, April 14: San Carlos - Adoration of the Cross, 4:30 p.m.

Friday, April 14: San Carlos - Procession in Silence, 8 p.m.

Saturday, April 15: San Carlos - Vigilia Pascual, 7 p.m.

Sunday, April 16: San Carlos - Domingo de Pascua, 8 p.m.

Sunday, April 16: St. Theresa (Faysville)- Domingo de Pascua, 10 a.m.

Sunday, April 16: St. Anne (San Manuel)- Easter Sunday, 11:30 a.m.

Sunday, April 16: San Carlos- Easter Sunday, 1:30 p.m.

 

Basilica of Our Lady of San Juan del Valle – National Shrine, San Juan 

Tuesday of Holy Week, April 11

Chrism Mass (bilingual), 6:30 p.m.

Paschal Triduum

Holy Thursday, April 13

Mass of the Lord’s Supper (bilingual), 7:30 p.m.

 

Good Friday, April 14

Stations of the Cross with Bishop Flores (bilingual), 12 p.m.

Liturgy of the Word and Veneration of the Cross (bilingual), 3 p.m

Pésame a la Virgen (bilingual), 5 p.m.

(No 6:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. or 5:30 p.m. Masses)

Confessions:  8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. and 3-6 p.m.

 

Holy Saturday, April 15

Pésame a la Virgen (bilingual), 9 a.m.

(No 6:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. or 5:30 p.m. Masses)

Easter Vigil Mass, 8 p.m.

Confessions:  8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. and 3-6 p.m.

 

Easter Sunday, April 16

Mass (Spanish), 7 a.m.

Mass (English), 9 a.m.

Mass with Bishop Flores (bilingual), 11 a.m.

Mass (Spanish), 1 p.m.

Mass (English), 3 p.m.

Mass (bilingual), 5 p.m.

Mass (Spanish), 7 p.m.

Confessions: 7:30 a.m.-8 p.m.