Our Lady of Lourdes

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This Week

Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion : March 29, 2015



Holy Week

Palm Sunday, March 29th
Vigil (March 28): 5:00 pm English; 6:30 pm Spanish
Sunday Masses English: 7:15 am, 10:15 am, 11:45 am and 5:00 pm
Spanish - 8:30 am, 1:30 pm & 6:30 pm
Holy Monday, March 30th- Soup & Movie Night
Soup & Bread Dinner: 7:00 pm – Parish Hall
Movie: 8:00 pm – Parish Hall
Holy Tuesday, March 31st- Chrism Mass
10:00 am – St. Mary’s Cathedral
Holy Wednesday, April 1st - Tenebrae
8:00 pm – (Multilingual) Church
Holy Thursday, April 2nd - Mass of the Lord's Supper
8:00 pm – Multilingual Mass - Church
Adoration continues until Midnight at the Altar of Repose
Good Friday, April 3rd
Divine Mercy Novena Begins (Bilingual) - 8:00 am - Chapel
Stations of the Cross: 10:00 am Creole; 12:00 pm español; M5:00 pm English – Outdoor Stations
Celebration of the Passion: 3:00 pm English, 8:00 pm Spanish - Church
Holy Saturday, April 4th
Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Legion of Mary) - 6:00 am - (Bilingual) Chapel/Capilla

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Good Friday - The Passion of the Lord

April 3, 2015

Divine Mercy Novena Begins
8:00 am - (Bilingual) Chapel

Stations of the Cross
10:00 am Creole; 12:00 pm español; 5:00 pm English – Outdoor Stations

Celebration of the Passion and Veneration of the Cross
3:00 pm English; 8:00 pm español – Church.

Holy Thursday of The Lord’s Supper

April 2, 2015

8:00 pm - (Multilingual) in the Church

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament continues until Midnight at the Altar of Repose

Tenebrae on Holy Wednesday

Service of Darkness - April 1, 2015

8:00 pm - Holy Wednesday, April 1st, (Multilingual) in the Church

Supper & Movie Night

Join Us For Our Traditional Soup Dinner & Movie Night

Holy Monday, March 30th, at the Parish Hall
7:00 pm - Soup Supper
8:00 pm - Movie, “The Passion”

Remember it is BYSS - “Bring Your Specialty Soup” to share with others!

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Lourdes to Lourdes

Lourdes Volunteer Service
September 4 - 14 or 18, 2015

About Lourdes:

The Grotto in Lourdes, France is a place of prayer and peace since the Mother of God appeared there to St. Bernadette Soubirous eighteen times in 1858. Over 6 million pilgrims from around the world visit Lourdes each year coming to this holy place known famous for cures, healings and conversions.

About Volunteer Service:

An international team of 8,000 lay volunteers offers assistance in the baths, at the train station and in the Sanctuaries helping sick and disabled pilgrims in need of special care. Volunteers must be capable and in good health, between the ages of 18 - 75, able to travel and stay at their own expense and willing to offer:

  • Six consecutive days of service
  • VIRTUS completion and priest recommendation
  • A uniform and / or appropriate attire

Cost: Lourdes Only - 11 days / 10 nights - Leaving from Miami $2,699*
Payment Schedule: At Reservation $1,000 Deposit & Insurance
Payment in Full Due June 6th

*Please see brochure for exact details of what is included in travel price.

If you are interested in volunteering, along with Msgr. Schwanger and a group of parishioners from Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, please contact Mrs. Charo Rojas at (786) 216-2607.

Ministry of Evangelization of Escoge for Children

All children from 8 through 13 years of age are invited to:

1-Day retreat with jesus
Saturday, April 11, 2015
Held at: Mother of Christ Catholic Church - 14141 SW 26 Street (Coral Way)

To register or for more information, please contact:
Manny Garcia at (305) 282-4985 or Waleska (Wally) Garcia at (305) 967-7386

The Easter resurrection of Our Lord, jesus Christ

The Easter Vigil in the Holy Night, Saturday, April 4th, 2015 8:00 pm (Multilingual)

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord Sunday, April 5th, 2015

English Masses: 6:30 am (*Sunrise Mass at the outside Altar behind the Grotto), 10:15 am, 11:45 am & 5:00 pm
Spanish Masses: 8:30 am, 1:30 pm & 6:30 pm

*For Sunrise Mass; it is recommended to bring personal lawn chairs for seating is limited.

Why Catholic?

Our Journey through the Catechism

“Why Catholic?” provides us with a way to deepen our faith and expand our knowledge of the faith as we work and study together in small groups.

Our next Why Catholic? Session will explore “Contemplative Prayer”
Wednesday, April 8th in English and April 15th in Spanish,
from 8:00 pm - 9:45 pm. in the Parish Hall .

Special Prayer Vigil

Special Prayer Vigil
at The Abortion Center - 6660 S.W. 117th Ave

You are invited to join our vigil prayer group on
Good Friday, April 3rd, at 9:00 am for approx. 1 hour
(Please park at BJ's only - arrive at 8:30 am)

We will pray the Sorrowful Mysteries & other special prayers. We hope you'll come & join us - bring your family. There is no better place to reflect on the suffering of Christ on that day. With our rosa-ries and our prayers, this is our Calvary, on 117th Ave., "where Christ is being crucified today in our midst…”

Please join us at this special vigil. Wear black Questions? Call Martha Lopez-Valladares (305) 386-9985.

Our Lady of Lourdes film festival

April 28th 2015 - Pope Pius XII (part 2) at 7:45 pm
May 26th 2015 - St. Claire and St. Francis of Assisi (part 1) at 7:45 pm, In English (y español)
June 16th 2015 - St. Claire and St. Francis of Assisi (part 2) at 7:45 pm
August 18th 2015 - St. Philip Neri (part 2) at 7:45 pm
September 15th 2015 - St. Martin de Porres at 7:00 pm, en español

Holy Week

Remember Lets Go
To Mass while on Vacation!

Visit www.masstimes.org and check the Mass times of the local Catholic Churches in the area you will be vacationing during your Easter break!