St. Patrick Catholic Church
Calendar of Events
 

February 2016

Stations of the Cross
Friday, February 26-Friday, March 25
Fridays in Lent, after the 12:10pm Mass (3:00pm on Good Friday).

The Light Is On for You
Wednesday, February 17-Wednesday, March 23
5:00pm-6:30pm
Confessions on Wednesday evenings during Lent from 5:00pm to 6:30pm starting February 17. Learn more at "The Light is On for You".



March 2016

First Friday Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
Friday, March 4
Following the 12:10pm Mass, there will be Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, where all are invited to pray at a Eucharistic Holy Hour for an increase in vocations to the priesthood and religious life. Please encourage others to join in this work of intercession.

Novena to St. Patrick
Saturday, March 5 – Sunday, March 13
Novena prayer recited at Sunday Masses on March 6 and 13, and 12:10pm daily Masses.

Catholic Police and Fire Society
Tuesday, March 8
12:10pm
The Catholic Police and Fire Society will be remembering Police and Fire personnel living and deceased at the 12:10pm Mass. Come and join them to give thanks. Every month on the second Tuesday at the 12:10pm Mass, the Police and Fire personnel will be remembered.

Food Collection
Friday, March 11 and Sunday, March 13
St. Patrick's collects non-perishable food items for those in need on the second Sunday of the month. The non-perishable food donations are placed at Our Lady’s altar. Food donations are also collected the Friday before the second Sunday.

Come Home for Easter
Tuesday, March 15
12:10pm
Mass and Penance service with individual confessions. Confessions will also be heard 7:30-8:30am, 10:00-11:00am, and 4:00-5:00pm. More details are available online.

Solemnity of St. Patrick
Tuesday, March 17
11:30am
All are welcome for as we celebrate the Feast Day of our parish's patron saint. Prelude at 11:00am. More details online.

Palm Sunday
Sunday, March 20
Masses at 5:30pm (Vigil, March 19), 8:00am, 10:00am, and 12:00noon (choir).

Mass of the Lord's Supper
Thursday, March 24
5:30pm
Washing of feet and procession of the Blessed Sacrament, with choir. Church open until 9:00pm. Additional Mass at 12:10pm.

Good Friday
Friday, March 25

  • Solemn Liturgy
    11:45am (choir)

  • Stations of the Cross
    3:00pm

  • Confessions
    11:00–11:30am and following the Stations of the Cross until 4:30pm.

Holy Saturday
Saturday, March 26
No Masses during the day
Confessions from 12:00–1:00pm. There will be no 5:30pm Mass.

Easter Vigil
Saturday, March 26
8:00pm
During this liturgy, our catechumens will be baptized and our candidates will be received into full communion with the Catholic Church.

Easter Sunday
Sunday, March 27
Masses at 8:00am, 10:00am (choir), and 12:00noon (choir).

Easter Monday
Monday, March 28
The rectory office is closed today. The church will observe the regular daily Mass schedule.



April 2016

First Friday Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
Friday, April 1
Following the 12:10pm Mass, there will be Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, where all are invited to pray at a Eucharistic Holy Hour for an increase in vocations to the priesthood and religious life. Please encourage others to join in this work of intercession.

Food Collection
Friday, April 8 and Sunday, April 10
St. Patrick's collects non-perishable food items for those in need on the second Sunday of the month. The non-perishable food donations are placed at Our Lady’s altar. Food donations are also collected the Friday before the second Sunday.

Catholic Police and Fire Society
Tuesday, April 12
12:10pm
The Catholic Police and Fire Society will be remembering Police and Fire personnel living and deceased at the 12:10pm Mass. Come and join them to give thanks. Every month on the second Tuesday at the 12:10pm Mass, the Police and Fire personnel will be remembered.



May 2016

St. Patrick’s Academy Alumnae Mass
Sunday, May 1
10:00am
For more information, contact Mimi Crescenzi at 301-717-5542. Additional masses at 5:30pm (vigil, May 2), 8:00am and 12:00pm.

The Annual Blue Mass for
Law Enforcers and Firefighters

Tuesday, May 3
12:10pm
Procession begins at 12:00noon. Details online.

First Friday Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
Friday, May 6
11:00am-12:00pm
There will be Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, where all are invited to pray at a Eucharistic Holy Hour for an increase in vocations to the priesthood and religious life. Please encourage others to join in this work of intercession.

Food Collection
Friday, May 6 and Sunday, May 8
St. Patrick's collects non-perishable food items for those in need on the second Sunday of the month. The non-perishable food donations are placed at Our Lady’s altar. Food donations are also collected the Friday before the second Sunday.

Catholic Police and Fire Society
Tuesday, May 10
12:10pm
The Catholic Police and Fire Society will be remembering Police and Fire personnel living and deceased at the 12:10pm Mass. Come and join them to give thanks. Every month on the second Tuesday at the 12:10pm Mass, the Police and Fire personnel will be remembered.

Solemnity of Pentecost
Sunday, May 15
Masses at 5:30pm (vigil, May 14), 8:00am, 10:00am, and 12:00pm.

Father McKee’s 50th Anniversary Celebration of his Priestly Ordination
Sunday, May 22
Reception after the Noon Mass.

Solemnity of Corpus Christi
Sunday, May 29
Masses at 5:30pm (vigil, June 1), 8:00am, 10:00am, and 12:00pm. Solemn procession of the Blessed Sacrament follows the 10:00am Mass.

Memorial Day
Monday, May 30
On this Federal holiday, the rectory is closed and only one Mass will be offered today at 12:10pm.



June 2016

First Friday Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
Friday, June 3
11:00am-12:00pm
There will be Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, where all are invited to pray at a Eucharistic Holy Hour for an increase in vocations to the priesthood and religious life. Please encourage others to join in this work of intercession.

Food Collection
Friday, June 10 and Sunday, June 12
St. Patrick's collects non-perishable food items for those in need on the second Sunday of the month. The non-perishable food donations are placed at Our Lady’s altar. Food donations are also collected the Friday before the second Sunday.

Catholic Police and Fire Society
Tuesday, June 14
12:10pm
The Catholic Police and Fire Society will be remembering Police and Fire personnel living and deceased at the 12:10pm Mass. Come and join them to give thanks. Every month on the second Tuesday at the 12:10pm Mass, the Police and Fire personnel will be remembered.



July 2016

First Friday Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
Friday, July 1
11:00am-12:00pm
There will be Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, where all are invited to pray at a Eucharistic Holy Hour for an increase in vocations to the priesthood and religious life. Please encourage others to join in this work of intercession.

Independence Day
Monday, July 4
On this Federal holiday, the rectory is closed and only one Mass will be offered today at 12:10pm.

Food Collection
Friday, July 8 and Sunday, July 10
St. Patrick's collects non-perishable food items for those in need on the second Sunday of the month. The non-perishable food donations are placed at Our Lady’s altar. Food donations are also collected the Friday before the second Sunday.

Catholic Police and Fire Society
Tuesday, July 12
12:10pm
The Catholic Police and Fire Society will be remembering Police and Fire personnel living and deceased at the 12:10pm Mass. Come and join them to give thanks. Every month on the second Tuesday at the 12:10pm Mass, the Police and Fire personnel will be remembered.



August 2016

First Friday Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
Friday, August 6
11:00am-12:00pm
There will be Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, where all are invited to pray at a Eucharistic Holy Hour for an increase in vocations to the priesthood and religious life. Please encourage others to join in this work of intercession.

Catholic Police and Fire Society
Tuesday, August 9
12:10pm
The Catholic Police and Fire Society will be remembering Police and Fire personnel living and deceased at the 12:10pm Mass. Come and join them to give thanks. Every month on the second Tuesday at the 12:10pm Mass, the Police and Fire personnel will be remembered.

Food Collection
Friday, August 12 and Sunday, August 14
St. Patrick's collects non-perishable food items for those in need on the second Sunday of the month. The non-perishable food donations are placed at Our Lady’s altar. Food donations are also collected the Friday before the second Sunday.

Solemnity of the Assumption
of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Not A Holy Day of Obligation
Monday, August 15
One Mass will be celebrated at 12:10pm.



September 2016

First Friday Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
Friday, September 2
11:00am-12:00pm
There will be Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, where all are invited to pray at a Eucharistic Holy Hour for an increase in vocations to the priesthood and religious life. Please encourage others to join in this work of intercession.

Labor Day
Monday, September 5
On this Federal holiday, the rectory is closed and only one Mass will be offered today at 12:10pm.

Food Collection
Friday, September 9 and Sunday, September 11
St. Patrick's collects non-perishable food items for those in need on the second Sunday of the month. The non-perishable food donations are placed at Our Lady’s altar. Food donations are also collected the Friday before the second Sunday.

Catholic Police and Fire Society
Tuesday, September 13
12:10pm
The Catholic Police and Fire Society will be remembering Police and Fire personnel living and deceased at the 12:10pm Mass. Come and join them to give thanks. Every month on the second Tuesday at the 12:10pm Mass, the Police and Fire personnel will be remembered.