March 24 - Holy Thursday Evening Mass of the Lord's Supper
4:30 P.M. - Due to the special character of the Triduum, the monks are gathered around the altar at the beginning of the Holy Thursday liturgy. A carpeted area is designated for the mandatum or rite of foot washing. The Abbot who is head of the abbey represents Christ as he washes the feet of all the monks.
March 25 - Good Friday Celebration of the Lord's Passion
4 P.M. - The monks enter the church bare foot to emphasize that we and the entire Church enter into this sacred hour of our Lord's Passion. The highlight of the Good Friday liturgy is Passion narrative being sung by 3 monks and later the Veneration of the Cross.
March 26 - Paschal Vigil
2:30 A.M. - In the early hours of the morning enshrouded by darkness when the Lord descended into the depths, here we find the Easter fire which will be blessed and used to light the Paschal Candle. Christ our Light is risen! Alleluia!
10:30 A.M. - Easter Day Mass. The monks continue to sing our Alleluias.
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