COME JOIN US IN THE CHAPEL TO PRAY AND GIVE PRAISE TO GOD
Eucharistic adoration Thursday. 3:00 – 4:00 pm
Exposition of Blessed Sacrament,
Divine Mercy Chaplet, Silence
Close with group Prayer
Eucharistic Adoration Friday 3:00 – 4:00 pm
Stations of the Cross, Exposition of
The Blessed Sacrament, Divine
Mercy Chaplet, Litany of Reparation,
Short silent Adoration.
Fridays 3pm – 4pm – Adoration – Pray at the Chapel of St. Rose in front of the Blessed Sacrament for the Sick and Dying.
On FIRST FRIDAYS – click here for a letter to regular Adorers
The Blessed Sacrament is exposed in the Church from 10am to 5pm. We don’t say the Stations of the Cross.
Priestly Thursday – Devotion
Both the Eucharist and the priesthood “have their roots in” the Last Supper. We thank Jesus for giving us the Eucharist and the priesthood.
St. Thomas shows that devotion is not just an emotion (“feeling devotion”) but that it is a virtue and act of the will whereby we readily dedicate ourselves to those things that have to do with the service of God….
According to the traditions of the Catholic Church each day of the week is associated with a particular devotion.
Priestly Thursday devotion has its roots in the Thursday devotion to the Holy Spirit whose power explains the strength shown by martyrs in their glorious suffering and death as witnesses to Christ, remembrance of the Last Supper and the institution of the Eucharist.
Friday brings the remembrance of Christ’s redemptive passion and death. (We begin our Holy hour with the Way of the Cross) Friday is also the day of devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. The First Friday of the month is a special day of adoration, mainly in reparation for the sins of mankind. Or sign up in the vestibule in the blue Adoration binder.
Please contact Queta Donovan 203-426-2153 for additional information.