Tuesday, March 22 during Holy Week the Chrism Mass in Burlington will be celebrated. From the diocese’s announcement:
“Each year during Holy Week the bishop concelebrates what is known as the “Chrism Mass” with the priests of his diocese. In the Diocese of Burlington, the Mass is celebrated on Tuesday of Holy Week. At this Mass the holy oils (“Chrismata,” in Greek) are blessed by the bishop to be used in sacramental anointings for the coming year. Also at this Mass, the priests renew their priestly vows together before the bishop.“ The Mass will take place on:
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Pope Francis concluded a synod gathering of bishops on October 18th. The concluding summary of the bishops’ synod advice on “Pastoral Challenges to the Family in the Context of Evangelization” published the same date, Oct. 18, is available online. Continue reading Conclusion of Bishops’ Synod on the Family