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Notes from the Knightstand: February 2016

Notes from the Knightstand: February 2016

by Martin Reidy   Indeed! The Lenten Season is soon upon us (if not already by the time you receive this newsletter)! Holy Family will schedule the usual Mass, Adoration, Benedictions, Stations of the Cross, and a Friday evening dinner after Stations.   Why do I feel defeated in my struggle over sin? Because in my heart I know so well that I’ll commit them all again! Once I had so much resolve that – unlike other men – I knew that I would never become … Read entire article »

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Ash Wednesday: February 10, 2016

Ash Wednesday: February 10, 2016

Lent begins on February 10. Masses will be at 7:00 a.m., 9:00 a.m., 12:05 p.m. & 5:05 p.m.. All Masses will be in the Cathedral and will include the distribution of ashes. Bishop Edward J. Slattery will say the 12:05 Mass. Be sure to come back for the parish service project Wednesday evening: feeding the hungry. … Read entire article »

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Ash Wednesday service project: providing a free soup dinner to Tulsa’s homeless

Ash Wednesday service project: providing a free soup dinner to Tulsa’s homeless

Wednesday, February 10 is Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent. We will all have a chance to attend Mass and receive ashes at 7, 9, 12 & 5. What comes next? Holy Family is inviting Tulsa’s homeless and poor to come to the Cathedral on Ash Wednesday evening from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. for a Free Soup Dinner, provided by the parish. Flyers are being posted all over downtown to make sure that everyone knows about the … Read entire article »

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Holy Week Schedule 2015

Holy Week Schedule 2015

Holy Week at the Cathedral Sunday, March 29: Palm Sunday 8:00 a.m. Mass 10:00 a.m. Mass 12:00 p.m. Mass 5:00 p.m. Mass 7:00 p.m. Tenebrae Service Monday, March 30 12:05 p.m. Mass Tuesday, March 31 7:00 a.m. Mass 12:05 p.m. Mass 5:30 p.m. Mass of the Oils Wednesday, April 1 7:00 a.m. Mass 12:05 p.m. Mass Thursday, April 2: Holy Thursday 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Confessions 5:30 p.m. Mass of the Lord’s Supper 7:00 p.m. to Midnight Adoration Friday, April 3: Good Friday 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Confessions 3:00 p.m. Stations of the Cross 5:30 p.m. Good Friday … Read entire article »

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Tenebrae Service: Palm Sunday evening

Tenebrae Service: Palm Sunday evening

TENEBRAE Service – Palm Sunday Night at the Cathedral The Latin word tenebrae means ’shadows’ and refers first of all to the fact that Tenebrae is celebrated at the Cathedral, in the shadows of Lent, as the light fades away on Palm Sunday evening. Tenebrae also refers to the shadow of sorrows that crosses our hearts as we participate in this moving preparation for the ceremonies of the Triduum. lf you long to make your Holy … Read entire article »

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Fridays of Lent 2015

Fridays of Lent 2015

Fridays of Lent 7:00 a.m. Mass 12:05 p.m. Mass   5:05 Mass 5:30 Adoration, with recitation of the Rosary 6:30 Stations of the Cross, followed by Benediction 7:00 Dinner, followed by a movie with the Knights of Columbus   Lenten Dinners will be provided by the following parish groups: Holy Family Cathedral Women’s Club: Feb. 20 Knights of Columbus: Feb. 27 Home & School: Mar. 6 T.B.A.: Mar. 13 Religious Education: Mar. 27 *There will not be a Lenten Dinner on March 20 because of Spring Break and the Women’s … Read entire article »

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Feb. 18: Ash Wednesday (& Fridays of Lent)

Feb. 18: Ash Wednesday      (& Fridays of Lent)

Ash Wednesday Lent begins on February 18. Masses will be at 7:00 a.m. 9:00 a.m. 12:05 p.m. & 5:05 p.m. All Masses will be in the Cathedral and will include the distribution of ashes. Bishop Edward J. Slattery will say the 12:05 Mass. Catholics, age 14 and older abstain from meat on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday, and all the Fridays of Lent. On Ash Wednesday and Good Friday, Catholics – age 18-59 abstain from meat and limit themselves to one full meal … Read entire article »

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Holy Week 2014

Monday, April 14 12:05 p.m. Mass   Tuesday, April 15 7:00 a.m. Mass 12:05 p.m. Mass 5:30 p.m. Mass of the Oils   Wednesday, April 16 7:00 a.m. Mass 12:05 p.m. Mass   Thursday, April 17 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Confessions 5:30 p.m. Mass of the Lord’s Supper 7:00 p.m. to Midnight Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament   Friday, April 18 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Confessions 3:00 p.m. Stations of the Cross 5:30 p.m. Good Friday Liturgy   Saturday, April 19 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Confessions 8:30 p.m. Easter Vigil   Sunday, April 20 8:00 a.m. Mass 10:00 a.m. Mass 12:00 p.m. Mass 5:00 p.m. Mass … Read entire article »

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Ash Wednesday 2014

Ash Wednesday 2014

  Ash Wednesday Masses 7:00 and 9:00 a.m. 12:05 and 5:05 p.m. All Masses will be in the Cathedral. Ashes will be distributed at all Masses. Bishop Slattery will be the celebrant at the 12:05 p.m. Mass. Ash Wednesday is a day of fasting and abstinence. Catholics, age 14 and older abstain from meat on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday, and all the Fridays of Lent. On Ash Wednesday and Good Friday, Catholics  age 18-59 abstain from meat and limit themselves to … Read entire article »

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