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Advent and Christmastide 2020


Vespers & Adoration in Advent

Fr. Eric will continue to offer the weekly Holy Hour on Wednesdays at 5 pm. Come and adore the Lord and join us for Evening Prayer! Our Facebook Page livestreams the whole hour. “Like” us to receive notifications!

Additional Confession Times in Advent

  • Wednesdays at 5:15 (after the Holy Hour homily)

  • Saturdays, 4:15 pm -4:45 pm

  • Sundays, 9 am – 10 am





The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception

  • December 7

  • 5 pm (Vigil Mass)


  • December 8

  • 7 am – Simple

  • 7 pm – Solemn (with organ and cantor)


The Solemn Feast of the Nativity (Christmas)

  • Thursday, Dec. 24:

  • 5 pm Vigil “Family” Mass. There will be an additional “overflow” Mass celebrated simultaneously in the Lower Church if we are filled to capacity under the CDC’s social distancing guidelines.

  • 12 am “Shepherds’ Mass” at Midnight. His Excellency Bishop Timothy Senior, the Rector of St. Charles Seminary in Overbrook, will be the principal celebrant at the Midnight Mass.


  • Friday, Dec. 25

  • No 7 am Mass

  • 10:15 am Mass of Christmas Morning


The Octave of Christmas

  • Daily Masses Dec. 26-31: Masses of the Day are offered at the usual daily Mass times of 7 am (9 am Saturdays). The rectory is closed for the duration of the Octave of Christmas.

  • The Feast of Mary, the Mother of God (A Holy Day of Obligation)

  • Dec. 31: 5 pm Vigil Mass

  • Jan. 1: 7 am & 9 am


Rejoice! The Lord is near!


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