The Archdiocese of Tuam has published details of the ceremonies for Holy Week 2017. All the major Holy Week ceremonies will be celebrated by Archbishop Micheal Neary, Archbishop of Tuam, and will take place in the Cathedral of the Assumption, in Tuam, Co Galway.
Archbishop Michael Neary will celebrate the Chrism Mass with the priests of the Archdiocese of Tuam on Wednesday 12 April at 6.00pm. During the Chrism Mass, Archbishop Neary will bless the holy oils that will be used at baptisms, confirmations, ordinations and the anointing of the sick during the year ahead.
Archbishop Neary will also celebrate Morning Prayer on Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Saturday at 10.00am.
Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper will be concelebrated at 7.30pm on Holy Thursday by Archbishop Neary and the Tuam parish clergy. The Celebration of the Lord’s Passion will take place at 3.00pm on Good Friday and the Easter Vigil Mass will be held on Easter Saturday at 9.00pm.
Easter Sunday Mass will be celebrated at 8.30am, 10.30am and 12.30pm.
For more information please see www.tuamarchdiocese.org.