Lent 2016


Lent 2016 at the Cathedral

Ash-WednesdaycircAsh Wednesday 10 February

Lent begins with Mass and the imposition of ashes.

Masses will be at 12:05 pm & 6:00 pm

Click here for the Lenten Guidelines on Fasting and Abstinence

Lenten Adult Education

Join Deacon Tom & Linda Baranoski Sundays during Lent from 10 am – 11 am in the Cathedral Center:

  • 14 February All About Catholic Marriage
  • 21 February Reconciliation: Sin & Grace
  • 28 February Confession: God’s Perfect Forgiveness
  • 13 March The Richness of the Mass


stationscircStations of the Cross & Benediction

Join us as we pray the Stations of the Cross followed by Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament beginning at 6:30 pm on:

  • Friday, 19 February
  • Friday, 26 February
  • Friday, 4 March
  • Friday, 11 March
  • Friday, 18 March

Lenten Suppers: The Bishop’s BSA Venture Crew 1907 will host a Soup & Salad Supper on Friday, 26 February and a Fish Fry on Friday, 18 March following the Stations of the Cross & Benediction.


Parish Mission The Mission of Mercy 5-8 March

Fr. Longenecker is a convert from the Anglican church and was ordained a Catholic Priest in 2006. He has written several books, is on radio and writes a blog. He is the Parish Priest at Our Lady of the Rosary in Greenville, SC.

  • Saturday, 5 March – Homilist 5:30 pm Mass
  • Sunday, 6 March – Homilist 9:00 am, 11:15 am & 6:00 pm Masses
  • Monday, 7 March -7:00 pm Talk: The Road of Mercy-from Bob Jones University to the Catholic Church Confessions following Monday night’s talk
  • Tuesday, 8 March 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Adoration & Confessions
  • Tuesday, 8 March-7:00 pm Talk: The Reality of Mercy-The Works of Mercy

Holy Week Schedule 2016



Palm Sunday, 20 March

Vigil Mass, Saturday, 19 March at 5:30 pm

Palm Sunday Masses at 9:00 am

Solemn Mass at 11:15 am with

Procession with Palms

Evening Mass 6:00 pm

Tuesday of Holy Week, 22 March

Chrism Mass 11:00 am


The Sacred Triduum

Holy Thursday, 24 March

Mass of the Lord’s Supper 7:00 pm

Church open for prayer before

Altar of Repose until 11 pm



Good Friday, 25 March

Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion 3:00 pm

Holy Saturday, 26 March

The Easter Vigil with

Bishop Guglielmone 8:00 pm

Easter Sunday, 27 March

Easter Mass 7:00 am

Easter Mass 9:00 am

Solemn Mass 11:30 am

Please note: there will be no 6:00 pm Mass on

Easter Sunday