Easter 2018 Schedule
The monks of Mount Angel Abbey wish you a Blessed Easter and invite you to celebrate the Holy Week and Easter liturgies with us in the Abbey church.
Sunday, March 25 - Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion
Sat., March 24:
- 5:15 PM Bells for I Vespers of Palm Sunday
- 7:25 PM Bells for Vigils
Sun., March 25 Regular Sunday Schedule except
- 8:50 AM Bells for Procession & Mass
- The Liturgy will begin in front of the Damian Center at 9:00 AM, weather permitting; In case of rain, the Liturgy will begin in the portico of the church.
The Sacred Paschal Triduum
Thursday, March 29 - Holy Thursday of the Lord's Supper
- 5:20 AM Bell for Vigils
- 6:45 AM Bells for Lauds
- 11:55 AM Bells for Noon Prayer
- 3:55 PM Bells for Evening Mass of the Lord's Supper
After the Gloria, no outdoor bells will ring until the Gloria of the Easter Vigil and only the house bell is rung. There will be no holy water in the fonts until the Easter Vigil.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament after Mass until midnight at the altar of repose (St. Joseph's Chapel in the crypt).
- The hour of Vespers is omitted.
- 7:25 PM House bell for Compline
Friday, March 30 - Good Friday of the Lord's Passion & Death
5:20 AM House bell for Vigils
6:45 AM House bell for Lauds
11:55 AM House bell for Noon Prayer
2:55 PM House bell for the Liturgy of the Lord's Passion & Death
The hour of Vespers is omitted.
7:25 PM House bell for Compline
Saturday, March 31 - Holy Saturday of the Lord's Rest
- 5:20 AM House bell for Vigils
- 6:45 AM House bell for Lauds
- 11:55 AM House bell for Noon Prayer
- 5:15 PM House bell for Vespers
- The hour of Compline is omitted.
The Resurrection of the Lord at the Easter Vigil in the Holy Night of Easter
- 8:55 PM House bell for the Vigil Liturgy
- 9:00 PM The Easter Vigil
Easter Sunday of the Lord's Resurrection
- 9:00 AM Bells for Solemn Lauds
- 10:55 AM Bells for Mass of Easter Day
- Noon Prayer is omitted.
- 5:15 PM Bells for Pontifical Vespers
- 7:25 PM Bell for Compline
Monday, April 2 - Easter Monday
6:20 AM Bell for Vigils
7:30 AM Bells for Lauds
8:55 AM Bells for Mass
11:55 AM Bells for Noon Prayer
5:15 PM Bells for Vespers
7:30 PM Bell for Compline