Sunday Palm Sunday Services Begin Saturday At Sts. Peter And Paul Catholic

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Palm Sunday service at the Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 214 East Eighth St., begin at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, with Sunday services at 9 and 11:30 a.m. The 11:30 a.m. service procession will begin in the parking lot across the street and then at 1:30 p.m. in Spanish.

On Wednesday, there will be a Seder meal at 5:30 p.m. in Varallo Hall.

On Thursday, April 17, at 5:30 p.m., there will be Holy Thursday Mass.

On Friday, April 18, Good Friday, there will be watch and pray from noon to 5:30 p.m., with Liturgy at 5:30 p.m.

On Saturday, April 19, at 9 a.m., will be Matins (Liturgy of the Hours); and at 8:45 p.m., Easter Vigil.


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