2023-2024 Liturgical Year Calendar

– Lectionary Year B Mass Times for Celebrations

Dates listed are in Liturgical Order

Updated November 8, 2023

NOTE: Thanksgiving Day 2023 Mass is on Thursday, November 24, 2023 at 9 am

December 8th, 2023 – The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception

Eve Mass on Thursday, December 7th at 5 pm
Day Masses on Friday, December 8th, at 8:15 am & 7 pm (School at 9:30 am)

December 23-24th, 2023 – 4th Sunday of Advent

Vigil Masses on Saturday, 4:30 pm & 7 pm
Day Masses on Sunday, 7:30 am & 9 am

Christmas, the Nativity of Our Lord

Christmas Eve | Sunday, Dec 24
4 pm – Church & Gym (Livestream), 6 pm – Church, 8 pm – Church, Midnight – Church
(There will be NO 11 am or 5:00 pm Mass on Sun., Dec. 24)

Christmas Day | Monday, Dec 25
9 am – Church (Livestream)
No Confessions on Wed., Dec 27

January 1st, 2024 – Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God

Vigil Mass: Sunday, December 31st at 5 pm & 7 pm (with Adoration until Midnight Benediction)
Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God, Monday, January 1st at 9 am
*Note: Not a holy day of obligation in 2024

February 14 – Ash Wednesday

6:30am, 8:15am, 10am (w/School), 7pm

March 19 – Solemnity of St. Joseph

Tuesday, 8:15 am
*Note: not a holy day of obligation

Holy Triduum, March 28th – March 31st, 2024

Holy Thursday
Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 7:00 pm
Good Friday
Celebration of the Lord’s Passion, 3:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Holy Saturday
Easter Vigil, 8:00 pm
*Note: there is no Saturday 4:30 pm Mass on Saturday, March 30
Easter Sunday
Mass of the Resurrection, 7:30 am, 9:00 am, 11:00 am
*Note: there is no Sunday 5 pm Mass on Easter Sunday, March 31

April 7 – Divine Mercy Sunday

Chaplet to follow the 11:00 am Mass

April 8 – Solemnity of the Annunciation

Monday, 8:15 am
*Note: not a holy day of obligation; in 2024, it moved from March 25 (in Holy Week) to after the Octave of Easter

May 12 – Solemnity of the Ascension of Our Lord

Saturday, May 23: 4:30 pm
Sunday, May 24: 7:30am, 9:00am, 11:00am, and 5:00pm
*Note: In the Archdiocese of Baltimore (as in most dioceses in the US), Solemnity is celebrated on a Sunday.

May 19 – Solemnity of Pentecost

Saturday, May 18: 4:30pm & 7pm (Special Pentecost Extended Vigil)
Sunday, May 19: 7:30am, 9:00am, 11:00am, and 5:00pm

May 26 – Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity
Regular Saturday and Sunday Masses

Monday, May 27 – Memorial Day
9:00 am Mass

June 2 – Feast of the Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi)
Regular Saturday and Sunday Masses

June 7 – Solemnity of the Sacred Heart
Friday, 8:15 am
*Note: not a holy day of obligation

June 24 – Solemnity of the Nativity of John the Baptist
Monday, 8:15 am
*Note: not a holy day of obligation

June 29 – Solemnity of Sts. Peter & Paul
Saturday, 8:15 am
*Note: not a holy day of obligation

July 4 – Independence Day
Thursday, July 4 at 9 am

August 15 – Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Wednesday, August 14 at 7 pm
Thursday, August 15 at 8:15 am & 5 pm

Monday, September 2 – Labor Day
9:00 am Mass

November 1st – Solemnity of All Saints
Thursday, Oct 31st, 5 pm
Friday, Nov 1st, 8:15 am and 7:00 pm [School Mass at 9:30 am]

November 2nd – The Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed (All Souls)
Saturday, Nov 2nd, 8:15am
Saturday, Nov 2nd, 4:30 pm Mass for 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time will include our annual Special Commemoration of the Deceased

Sunday, Nov 3rd, 2 pm – Blessing and Prayer at St. Mary’s Cemetery

November 28th – Thanksgiving Day (2024)
Thursday, 9:00 am
*Note: including Blessing of Thanksgiving Food; feel free to bring bread, wine, or other items you will share with your family.

Advent – 1st Sunday on Sunday, December 1st (Lectionary Year C)
Christmas Eve Tuesday, Dec 24 & Christmas Day, Wednesday, Dec 25