Lent and Easter Schedule


Ash Wednesday, February 14th, is the day when the Lenten Season traditionally begins. There will be two Masses on that day. We will have both Masses at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Elementary School at 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Liturgical Celebrations will take place throughout the day at each of our parish schools. Please contact your child’s school for more details. Ashes will be distributed at all the Masses and School Liturgies.

Schedule of Holy Week Services

Saturday March 24th

Passion (Palm) Sunday

5:00 p.m.

Sunday March 25th

Passion (Palm) Sunday

8:00 a.m.; 10:00 a.m.; 12:00 noon

Palms will be distributed at all Masses

Monday March 26th

Mass of Chrism

7:00 p.m.

Cathedral-Basilica of Christ the King

700 King Street West in Hamilton

Holy Thursday March 29th

Mass of the Lord’s Supper

7:00 p.m.

Good Friday March 30th

Commemoration of the Lord’s Passion and Death

12:00 noon

Liturgical Celebration for Children and Families

3:00 p.m.

Solemn Liturgical Celebration


Holy Saturday March 31st

Easter Vigil

7:00 p.m.

This is the most important liturgical celebration in the Roman Catholic Church. All are invited to be part of this beautiful ceremony.


Easter Sunday April 1st

Solemnity of the Resurrection of Our Lord

8:00 a.m.; 10:00 a.m.; 12 noon  


There are no Masses anywhere on Easter Sunday afternoon or evening in the

Diocese of Hamilton

Lent-Easter Brochure 2018