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2017 Holy Day Schedule

March 1, 2017

As the 2017 Lenten season comes to a close and Easter approaches, we wish to remind you that other than Sundays, there are also six other designated days when Funeral Masses may not be celebrated.

These six designated days are the last three days of Holy Week and the two Holy Days of Obligation.

THE LAST THREE DAYS OF HOLY WEEK (TRIDUUM)
PRIOR TO EASTER SUNDAY ARE:

             April 13............Thursday............Holy Thursday
             April 14............Friday................Good Friday *
             April 15............Saturday............Holy Saturday

THE THREE REMAINING HOLY DAYS OF OBLIGATION
FOR THE UNITED STATES IN 2017

             August 15...........Tuesday.............The Assumption
             December 8........Friday.................The Immaculate Conception *
             December 25.......Monday..............Christmas Day *

* Offices closed

The body of the deceased may be brought to church for a prayer service and blessing on any of the above days. A Memorial Mass may be celebrated at a later date.


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