Palm Sunday of The Passion of Our Lord

March 25, 2018


Fish Fry 

Our last fish will be this Friday, March 2, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

  Second Collections

Friday, March 30, 2018 -- Holy Land


Anointing of the Sick Mass

 On Saturday, March 24, 2018 we will have an Anointing of the Sick Mass at 4:00 p.m.

Holy Week Schedule

Wednesday, March 28, 2018     6:00 p.m. Missionaries arrive at Mater Dolorosa.

7:00 p.m.  Missions Commissionary Mass.  All are welcome to attend.

Holy Thursday

NO 8:00 a.m. Mass

10:00 a.m. - Door to door missions within the parish boundaries.

4:30 p.m. Rehearsal for Mass of the Lord's Supper.

7:00 p.m.  Mass of the Lord's Supper

8:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Eucharistic Adoration and confession both at Mater Dolorosa and St. Louis Cathedral.

Good Friday

NO 8:00 a.m. Mass, but church will open at 8:00 a.m. for anyone who wants to pray
9:30 a.m.  Way of the Cross through the city (beginning at St. John the Baptist Church).

10:00 a.m.  Novena Chaplet of the Divine Mercy.

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Confessions

2:30 p.m. Rehearsal for The Lord's Passion.

3:00 p.m.  The Lord's Passion

5:00 p.m.  Cross Walk on Oak Street.

6:00 p.m.  Stations of the Cross

7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Veneration and confession

Holy Saturday

NO 8:00 a.m. Mass but church will open at 8:00 a.m.

9:30 a.m. Visit homebound, nursing home.

10:00 a.m.  Novena Chaplet of the Divine Mercy

12:00 p.m.  Rehearsal for Vigil Mass

4:00 p.m.  Pray for the dead at local cemetery, return to parish

5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Confessions

8:00 p.m.  Easter Vigil Mass followed by Halleluiah Party in Parish House

Easter Sunday

Masses: 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

11:30 a.m. Novena Chaplet of the Divine Mercy

Monday, April 2 - Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. -- Novena Chaplet of the Divine Mercy

 Eucharistic Minister to the Homebound

If there are any parishioners who would like to bring Communion to the Homebound or if you know of anyone who is homebound and would like to receive Communion on a regular basis, please contact the office 866.3669.

Attention Parishioners and New Parishioners   

Any parishioner who has moved, changed their telephone number or marital status,  please contact the office so we can update the computer program.

Welcome New Parishioners

Mater Dolorosa would like to extend a warm welcome to all new parishioners.  Please fill out the blue forms at the entrances of church and drop in the collection basket.  If you have any questions, please call the rectory at 866-3669.

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

3:00 pm every Saturday -- Rosary and Chaplet of the Divine Mercy.
11:30 am every Sunday -- Quiet meditation
6:30 pm every Sunday -- Meditation with Gregorian Chant
7:30 a.m. every Wednesday  -- Liturgy of the Hours
8:30 am every Thursday -- Rosary and the Enthronement of the Sacred Heart