In addition to Sunday, six other days have been accepted by the United States Bishops as holy days of obligation.
By the authority of the U. S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, you are not obligated to attend Mass whenever the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God (January 1), the Solemnity of the Assumption, (August 15), or the Solemnity of All Saints (November 1), falls on a Saturday or on a Monday
There are special Mass schedules for the Solemnities of Easter, Christmas, and the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God (January 1)
The Sunday Eucharistic celebration of the Lord's Day is at the heart of Church life, "the foremost holy day of obligation in the universal Church." On Sundays and other holy days of obligation the faithful are bound to participate in the Mass (CIC, canon 1247).
The Nursery is available for children ages 1-3 years old at the 8:15am, the 10:00am, and the 11:45am masses.
8:30 AM Morning Prayer (no Mass) | 7:30 PM Mass of the Lord's Last Supper
7:00 AM Stations of the Cross | 8:30 AM Morning Prayer (no Mass) | 12:00 PM The Sung Passion of Our Lord | 3:00 PM Stations of the Cross | 7:30 PM Liturgy of Our Lord's Passion
HOLY SATURDAY (EASTER VIGIL)
8:30 AM Morning Prayer (no Mass) | 11:30 AM Blessing of Easter Food Baskets | No 5:00 PM Mass | 8:15 PM Easter Vigil Mass
6:30 AM (Church) | 8:15 AM (Church and Parish Hall) | 10:00 AM (Church) | 10:10 AM (Parish Hall) | 10:30 (Faith Formation Center Gym) | Noon (Church and Parish Hall) | 1:30 PM (Church) | No 5:00 PM or 6:30 PM Masses
Reconciliation on Saturdays
Wednesday, December 21
FRIDAYS DURING LENT: 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
SATURDAYS DURNING LENT: 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM | 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Reconciliation is also offered by appointment.
Please call the Parish Office to schedule: 972-596-5505, x4221
During Lent and Advent special Reconciliation Services are also held. A communal prayer service is held in the church followed by individual confessions. These special services will be noted in the in the bulletin and on the parish calendar.
FIRST FRIDAY OF MOST MONTHS: 5:00 –6:00pm in the Immaculate Conception Chapel
First Friday Holy Hour begins with Chanted Evening Prayer followed by Eucharistic adoration and prayers, ending with Benediction. Please join us to pray for vocations.
O Come Let Us Adore Him!