Lent 2020

Lenten Regulations

Abstinence from meat is to be observed by all Catholics 14 years and older on all the Fridays of Lent.

Fasting is to be observed on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday by all Catholics who are 18 years of age but not yet 59. Those who are bound by this may take one full meal. Two smaller meals are permitted if necessary to maintain strength according to one's needs, but eating solid foods between meals is not permitted. The special Paschal fast, as well as abstinence, is prescribed for Good Friday and encouraged for Holy Saturday.

Ash Wednesday - February 26

6:30 AM - Mass (English)

8:30 AM - Mass (English)

4:00 PM - Ash Wednesday Service

6:00 PM - Mass (English)

7:30 PM - Mass (Polish)

Multi Parish Lenten Mission

Monday - March 9, Tuesday - March 10 and Wednesday - March 11 at 7:00 PM each evening at Saint Robert Bellarmine.
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Stations of the Cross

Every Friday at 6:30 PM in English and 7:30 PM in Polish.

Lenten Lamentations Devotion

On Sundays during Lent at 4:00 PM, there will be Lenten Lamentations Devotion offered in English. This devotion is celebrated within the Eucharistic Adoration and lasts about 30 to 40 minutes. It focuses on meditation of the Passion of Christ with some singing parts and a homily on the salvific suffering of Jesus. 

Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession)

Individual Confessions on Saturday Mornings from 9:00 to 9:30 AM

April 4 -- 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, and 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

April 6 -- 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

April 7 -- 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM