Holy Week, and Easter Week Schedule

Holy Week Schedule

The Triduum

Holy Thursday, April 18th

No Morning Mass at St. John’s. Instead, the following will be occurring:

8:00 AM- Tenebrae at St. Mary’s

  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer from the Liturgy of the Hours
  • Rosary
  • Confessions following rosary

7:00 PM- Mass of the Last Supper at St. John’s

  • Washing of Feet after Homily
  • Procession to the Garden after Mass
  • Incense will be used at this Mass only at the end of Mass
  • Adoration in the Chapel of Repose from 8:00 PM until 10:00 PM.

Good Friday, April 19th

No Morning Mass at St. John’s. Instead, the following will be occurring:

8:00 AM- Solemn Tenebrae at St. Mary’s

Noon- Stations of the Cross at St. Mary’s

3:00 PM- Veneration of the Cross at St. John’s

7:00 PM- Ecumenical Service, Port Byron United Methodist Church

Holy Saturday, April 20th

There will be no morning mass at St. St. John’s, and there will be no 4:00 PM evening Mass at St. John’s. Instead the following will be occurring:

8:00 AM- Tenebrae at St. Mary’s

  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer
  • Blessing of Easter Water and Blessing of Easter Food after Tenebrae
  • Confessions following Blessing of Easter Food

3:00 PM- Confessions at St. John’s

8:00 PM- Easter Vigil at St. John’s. Incense will be used at this Mass.


Easter Week Schedule

Easter Sunday, April 21st

Typical Sunday Mass Schedule:

8:00 AM- St. Mary’s

9:30 AM- St. John’s

Daily Masses will be cancelled Monday, April 22nd, and Tuesday, April 23rd. But Daily Masses will resume with 6:30 AM Wednesday Mass on April 24th.

The Summer Mass Schedule Monday, April 22nd

Monday and Saturday 8:00 Mass at St. John’s switches location to St. Mary’s in Hampton

Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 8:00 AM Mass continues at St. John’s in Rapids City

Wednesday 6:30 AM Mass continues at St. John’s in Rapids City

Saturday Vigil Mass at St. John’s switches time to 5:00 PM on April 27th

Saturday Confessions at St. John’s switches to 4:00 PM on April 27th.

Sunday Mass continues: 8:00 AM at St. Mary’s; 9:30 AM at St. John’s.

Divine Mercy Sunday Devotions at St. John’s, April 28th.

9:30 AM Mass – First Communion Mass

1:00 PM – Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM – Confessions

2:00 PM – Rosary

3:00 PM – “The Hour of Mercy”. Divine Mercy Chaplet, Homily, Veneration of the Divine Image

4:00 PM – Evening Prayer, Benediction


2019 Lenten Devotion Holy Week Schedule 2019 for Rapids City and Hampton.pdf