Celebrate Holy Week and the Easter Triduum with Bishop Scharfenberger
All of the services listed will be held at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 125 Eagle Street, Albany, 12202
Sunday, April 14, 11 a.m.
Palm Sunday Mass, includes blessing of palms at start of liturgy. Bishop presiding.
Holy Thursday, April 18, 5:30 p.m.
Mass of the Lord’s Supper, includes washing of feet. Bishop presiding.
Adoration follows at the Holy Apostles’ altar until 10 p.m., ending with Night Prayer.
Good Friday, April 19, 5:30 p.m.
Solemn Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion and Death, includes veneration of the cross. Bishop presiding.
Holy Saturday, April 20, 8 p.m.
Solemn Vigil of Easter (Nightwatch of the Resurrection), includes the lighting of the “new fire” outside Cathedral at start of liturgy. Bishop presiding.
Easter Sunday, April 21, 11 a.m.
Easter Mass. Bishop presiding.
Join Bishop Scharfenberger, lay faithful, and clergy in reciting the rosary in procession to the capitol to promote a culture of life. Saturday, June 29, 2018 --------------------------- Schedule 10 am Mass at the Cathedral 11:30 am Walk to the Empire Plaza 11:45 am Rosary for Life 12:20 pm Talk by Sr. Lillian Peters 1:00 pm Reception *Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament will occur during the procession for those remaining in the Cathedral. In the words of Pope Francis, “Let us say ‘Yes’ to life and not death. Let us say ‘Yes’ to freedom and not enslavement to the many idols of our time. In a word, let us say ‘Yes’ to the God who is love, life and freedom, and who never disappoints. Let us ask Mary, Mother of Life, to help us receive and bear constant witness to the ‘Gospel of Life’.” Come join us and pray for life! Please invite and share this information with those who would be interested! Thank you! Contact Brian Walsh for questions at NYRosaryWalkForLife@gmail.com or at (859) 779-9266.