Ash Wednesday – February 17

Ash Wednesday – February 17

Wednesday, February 17 is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent and a day of fasting and abstinence. The Parish’s Solemn Mass with the Schola Cantorum will be at 6 pm at St. Vincent Ferrer. The Schola Cantorum will sing music of English Renaissance composer William Byrd: Mass for Five Voices; Haec digit Dominus – Haec dicit Dominus quiescat; and Memento homo.

Click Here to listen to Fr. Walter’s message on the distribution of Ashes and maintaining social distancing.

Mass Schedule

Worship Leaflet for Ash Wednesday click HERE

St. Vincent Ferrer:
8 AM Low Mass
12:10 PM Sung Mass
6 PM Solemn Mass
St. Catherine of Siena:
7 AM Low Mass
1 PM Low Mass
5:15 PM Low Mass   

Imposition of Ashes

Ashes will be imposed in-between all Masses on Ash Wednesday.
St. Vincent Ferrer:
8:45 AM – 12 NOON
1 PM – 5 PM
After the 6 PM Mass
St. Catherine of Siena
7:30 AM – 12:45 PM
1:45 PM – 5 PM
After the 5:15 PM Mass

The Wednesday evening Holy Hour at St. Vincent Ferrer will take place as usual following the 6 pm Solemn Mass.