Tonight (8 March) is week 2 of our four-week lecture series by Fr. Christopher Smith, STD on Celebrating the Paschal Mystery: Holy Week in the Roman Liturgy. The topic is Maundy Thursday and begins at 7p in Croghan Hall. For those unable to attend, the session with be broadcast LIVE on Facebook ( And, users should reference these slides while viewing. At a later point, audio files will be made available.

Expect to learn about:
3.1 Tenebrae
3.2 The Reconciliation of the Penitents
3.3 The Chrism Mass
3.4 The Mass of the Lord’s Supper
3.5 The Mandatum
3.6 The Procession to the Sepulchre
3.7 The Stripping and Purification of the Altars
3.8 Spiritual Considerations