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Celebrate Holy Week at St. John's

Monday, April 7, 2014

“But the Cross of Christ invites us also to allow ourselves to be smitten by his love, teaching us always to look upon others with mercy and tenderness, especially those who suffer, who are in need of help, who need a word or a concrete action…How many times have we seen them in the Way of the Cross, how many times have they accompanied Jesus on the way to Calvary?”  

~Pope Francis, “Way of the Cross,” World Youth Day Address,  July 26, 2013

Holy Week and the Triduum mark the spiritual apex of the year for Catholics. Campus Ministry offers the St. John's community a variety of ways to observe these sacred days.

Queens Campus

All services will be held in St. Thomas More Church:

April 13
Palm Sunday
Blessing of the Palms, Procession, and Holy Mass

11 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.  

April 14
Reconciliation Monday
Sacrament of Reconciliation

1 – 5 p.m., 9 – 10 p.m.

Creative Ministries
“The Journey, Cross, and Crucifixion,”

8 p.m.
A live, dramatic presentation of the Stations of the Cross—join us as we experience the trial of Jesus, his journey through the streets of Jerusalem, and his final moments on the cross.

April 17
Holy Thursday
Mass of the Lord’s Supper

7:30 p.m.

April 18
Good Friday
Celebration of the Lord’s Passion

3 p.m.  

April 19
Holy Saturday  
Easter Vigil of the Lord’s Resurrection

9 p.m.

April 20
Easter Sunday

No Mass in the Church.

Staten Island Campus

All services will be held in St. Vincent de Paul Chapel, Lavelle Hall:

April 14
Reconciliation Monday

Sacrament of Reconciliation
10 a.m. – 12 p.m.,  2 – 3:15 p.m.