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The Sacred Triduum

Last Supper

Thursday of the Lord's Supper

Thursday, April 6 at 7:00 pm

In this liturgy, we commemorate the institution of the Eucharist by Christ at the Last Supper with his disciples. Mass is followed immediately by Adoration on the Altar of Repose at 8:30 pm, ending with Night Prayer at 9:50 pm.

Children's Stations of the Cross

Friday, April 7 at 10:00 am

Commemorate Good Friday by participating in Stations of the Cross as a family. A family-friendly booklet will be used to guide our meditation. All are welcome to attend.

Good Friday Liturgy

Friday, April 7 at 3:00 pm

In the 3:00 pm liturgy, we remember Christ's Passion and Death with a reading of the Gospel Passion narrative, adoration of the cross, and Holy Communion. 

Please note the parish office is closed on Good Friday.

Crucifix
Empty tomb

Blessing of the Easter Food

Saturday, April 8 at 10:00 am 

Bring some of the food you will eat at Easter to be blessed, commemorating Jesus' Passion, Death, and Resurrection.

Easter Vigil

Saturday, April 8 at 9:00 pm

In this first celebration of Easter, we share the joy of those first disciples who discovered Jesus's empty tomb, and we welcome new Catholics into the Church by Baptism, Confirmation, and Holy Communion.

Easter Sunday Masses

Sunday, April 9 at 9:00 am, 11:00 am, and 5:00 pm

Celebrate Easter with Mass at 9:00 am, 11:00 am, or 5:00 pm.

Second Collection

There is a second collection on Easter to support the work of ministry in our parish. Thank you for your generosity!

Resurrection
Church with daffodils

Easter Monday: Mass Time and Hours

Monday, April 10

Please note that Mass on Easter Monday is at 9:00 am and the Parish Office is closed. The Church will be open from 8:30 am until 12:00 pm.

Liturgies at a Glance

Holy Thursday

Thursday, April 6

Mass at 7:00 pm

Good Friday

Friday, April 7

Passion of the Lord at 3:00 pm

Easter Vigil

Saturday, April 8

Mass at 9:00 pm

Easter Sunday

Sunday, April 9

Masses at 9:00 am, 11:00 am, and 5:00 pm

Observing Fasting and Abstinence on Good Friday

Good Friday is a day of fasting and abstinence, a serious obligation for every Catholic. The law of abstinence requires all Catholics aged 14+ to abstain from eating meat. The law of fasting requires all Catholics aged 18-59 to reduce the amount of food eaten from normal. The Church understands this as one ordinary meal and two light meals, which if added together, do not exceed the main meal in quantity.

Confession Times

 

There is one more opportunity for confession on the North Shore before Easter on Monday, April 3 at 7:00 pm here at Christ the Redeemer. We will have at least 6 priests available to hear confessions. Don't delay in receiving Christ's mercy as we enter into Holy Week.

Alpha team

Connect with Us!

Are you new to Christ the Redeemer or want to get more involved? Fill out a paper Welcome card at the church or fill out the form below and a member of the parish will follow up with you.

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