Happy Easter!

On behalf of the Fathers and Brothers of the Cincinnati Oratory, we wish each of you a very blessed and happy Easter! May the Risen Lord, who has conquered sin and death, bring to each of us much joy, peace, and grace.

Christ is Risen! Indeed He is Risen!

Spring Newsletter 2017

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Holy Week with The Oratory

April 9 – Palm Sunday

  • Old St. Mary’s
    • 7:30 a.m. (Low Latin Extraordinary Form)
    • 9:00 a.m. (Sung Latin Ordinary Form)
    • 11:00 a.m. (German Ordinary Form)
    • 12:30 p.m. (English Ordinary Form)
    • 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Adoration
    • 3:30 p.m. Sung Vespers
    • 7:00 p.m. (English Ordinary Form)
  • Sacred Heart
    • 7:30 a.m. (English Ordinary Form)
    • 9:00 a.m. (English Ordinary Form)
    • 11:00 a.m. (Sung Latin Extraordinary Form)

April 10-12 – Holy Week

  • Normal Mass Schedule at each Parish
  • No Adoration at Old St. Mary’s on Tuesday or Wednesday for Church cleaning and practices for Holy Week

April 13 – Holy Thursday

  • Old St. Mary’s
    • Mass of the Lord’s Supper @ 7:00 p.m. (Latin Ordinary Form)
    • Adoration until Midnight
  • Sacred Heart
    • Offfice of Tenebræ @ 8:00 a.m.
    • Mass of the Lord’s Supper @ 7:00 p.m. (Latin Extraordinary Form)
    • Adoration until 10:00 p.m.

April 14 – Good Friday

  • Old St. Mary’s
    • Confession 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion with Procession @ 1:30 p.m. (Latin Ordinary Form)
    • Offfice of Tenebræ @ 7:00 p.m.
  • Sacred Heart
    • Offfice of Tenebræ @ 8:00 a.m.
    • Confession @ 10:30 a.m. – 11:45 p.m. & 1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
    • Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion @ 12:00 Noon (English Ordinary Form)
    • Mass of the Pre-sanctified 3:00 p.m. (Latin Extraordinary Form)

April 15 – Holy Saturday

  • Old St. Mary’s
    • Blessing of Easter Baskets @ 12:00 Noon
    • Sung Mass of the Easter Vigil @ 9:00 p.m. (Latin Ordinary Form)
  • Sacred Heart
    • Offfice of Tenebræ @ 8:00 a.m.
    • Sung Mass of the Easter Vigil @ 9:00 p.m. (Latin Extraordinary Form)

April 16 – Easter Sunday

  • Old St. Mary’s
    • 7:30 a.m. (Low Latin Extraordinary Form)
    • 9:00 a.m. (Sung Latin Ordinary Form)
    • 11:00 a.m. (German Ordinary Form)
    • 12:30 p.m. (English Ordinary Form)
    • No Adoration, Vespers, or 7:00 p.m. Mass
  • Sacred Heart
    • 9:00 a.m. (English Ordinary Form)
    • 11:00 a.m. (Sung Latin Extraordinary Form)

Mass of Thanksgiving for the Establishment of the Oratory

Join Archbishop Schnurr for a special Mass of Thanksgiving to celebrate the Holy Father’s establishment of the Cincinnati Oratory. The Procurator General and Apostolic Delegate of the Oratory will also travel from Rome to be with us. The decree of the Holy Father will be delivered to the local Church on this day. There will be a social afterwards. Please take some time out to join in this important celebration in the life of the new Oratory, Old St. Mary’s, and Sacred Heart!

See the information below for the Mass on April 25 at 5:00 p.m.

The Cincinnati Oratory Press Release