Lent is a time of preparation for the death of Christ on Good Friday and His Resurrection on Easter Sunday. It is a period of 40 days of repentance, with prayer, fasting and almsgiving. Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, March 6. The following is St. Anne Catholic Church’s 2019 Lenten Season schedule:
Ash Wednesday Mass Schedule
March 6, 2019
Mass times: 7:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m., and 6 p.m.
Lenten Weekday Masses
Mon.-Fri.: 7:30 a.m.
Mon.-Thurs.: 5:30 p.m.
Lenten Weekend Masses
Sat.: 5:30 p.m. Vigil Mass
Sun.: 8 a.m., 10:30 a.m. & 12:30 p.m.
Fridays: 4:30-5:15 p.m.
Saturdays: 4 to 5 p.m.
Fridays, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Chapel
Stations of the Cross & Benediction
Fridays, 5:30 p.m., Church
Lenten Fish Fries
Fridays, March 8, 15, 22, 29 & April 5 & 12 from 5:30-7 p.m., Visitation Hall
During Lent, beginning Mar. 8, the Knights of Columbus will sponsor a Fish Fry from 5:30-7 p.m. each Friday evening in Visitation Hall. The price is $7 for adults; $5 for children under 6 years old. Plates include fish or shrimp, French fries, cole slaw, mixed vegetables, hush puppies and a drink. To-go boxes will be available.
Mondays, March 11, 18, 25 & April 1 & 8
Friars will be present in the church to talk with parishioners and hear confessions.
Soup & Sandwich Suppers and Lenten Program
Wednesdays, March 13, 20, 27, April 3 & 10 at 6 p.m., Visitation Hall
The parish staff, volunteers from various parish ministries and St. Anne-Pacelli Catholic School faculty & staff will serve soup & sandwich suppers throughout the Lenten Season. For those who would like, each Wednesday evening during Lent, beginning Mar. 13, there will be a simple meal of soup and sandwiches at 6 p.m. in Visitation Hall following the daily 5:30 p.m. Mass. These suppers are free; however, donations are always appreciated!
March 13 - Tomato Soup, Grilled Cheese Sandwiches/ PB&J for kids
March 20 - Minestrone Soup, Turkey/Ham Sandwiches/ PB&J for kids
March 27 - Chicken Noodle Soup, Turkey/Ham Sandwiches/ PB&J for kids
April 3 - Potato Soup, Turkey/Ham Sandwiches/ PB&J for kids
April 10 - Vegetable Soup, Turkey/Ham Sandwiches/ PB&J for kids
Following each Soup and Sandwich meal, one of the friars will offer a presentation on our Catholic faith and make available discussion questions which can be shared at the tables in Visitation Hall after the presentations.
April 14-20, 2019
Sunday, April 21, 2019
Mass Times: 8 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 10:40 a.m. (Visitation Hall) and 12:30 p.m.
Easter is the greatest feast in the Christian calendar. On this Sunday, Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.