Category Archives: Holy Thursday

Experiencing Holy Week – Part 6 The Triduum – The evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper and the washing of feet

The Triduum. The word ‘triduum’ comes from the Latin for ‘3 days’. These are the 3 holiest days that we celebrate as Catholics. The evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper The Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper begins what is … Continue reading

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Experiencing Holy Week Part 5 – Holy Thursday – The Mass of the Oils and the renewal of Priestly commitment

Chrism Mass or the Mass of the Oils. On the Morning of Holy Thursday, there is only one mass celebrated in a Diocese. All the priests gather around the Bishop to renew their commitment to ministry. Together with the Bishop … Continue reading

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