Holy Week & Easter 2023


All services are open to the public this year and they will also be available to watch on our YouTube channel.


Our Lady & St Patrick’s church is open for private prayer each day, normally from 10.30 to 6pm.


Saturday, 1st April

5.30-5.50pm Confessions


6pm Mass (Vigil of Palm Sunday)




Palm Sunday, 2nd April

10am Mass


4.30-4.50pm Confessions


5pm Mass


Palms will be blessed at each Mass.  Blessed palms will be available in the church from Monday to Wednesday for those who are not able to attend Mass today.




Monday of Holy Week, 3rd April

10am Mass




Tuesday of Holy Week, 4th April

6-6.50pm Confessions


7pm Stations of the Cross and Benediction




Spy Wednesday, 5th April

Chrism Mass at St Peter's Cathedral in Belfast at 12noon.




Holy Thursday, 6th April

7pm Mass of the Lord’s Supper

followed by watching at the Altar of Repose until 10pm.


9.50pm Compline (Night Prayer of the Church).




Good Friday, 7th April



3pm Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion


6-6.50pm Confessions


7pm Stations of the Cross




Holy Saturday, 8th April

12noon-1pm Confessions


No Masses during daylight hours


9pm The Easter Vigil




Easter Sunday, 9th April

10am Mass


4pm Easter Vespers & Benediction


5pm Mass




Easter Monday, 10th April

10am Mass




Easter Tuesday, 11th April

10am Mass in Dervock