From Rome to Mexico and the Middle East to the Diocese of St. Cloud, Christians around the globe shared in the liturgies and traditions of the Easter Triduum.
The pope celebrated the Holy Thursday Mass of the Lord’s Supper at the prison and washed the feet of 12 inmates — men and women of different ages and nationalities.
By approaching Holy Week with prayer and intention, we can gain a deeper understanding of Jesus’ love for us and draw closer to him.
View this year’s services hosted by local religious communities.
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Pope Francis celebrated a private Mass on Holy Thursday with Cardinal Angelo Becciu, the former prefect of the Congregation for Saints’ Causes.
Area religious communities are offering a variety of prayer opportunities.
The coronavirus pandemic has closed churches to public gatherings globally and for most Catholics, Holy Thursday 2020 will be a Eucharist-free.