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Published on 25 March 2021

2021 Holy Week and Easter in the Basilica

Our main Solemn Masses will be streamed live on our web and social sites

The Pontifical Basilica of Saint Anthony of Padua is preparing itself for a second Easter lockdown in compliance with the government guidelines in force from 15 March for the containment of Covid-19

Below are the times of the liturgies celebrated in the Basilica livestreamed on our web and social sites (technical indications in the footnotes)*

The Community of the Friars of the Basilica of Saint Anthony in Padua wishes you a joyful and holy Easter!

 

CELEBRATIONS CALENDAR

PALM SUNDAY – 28 MARCH

11:00am        Blessing of Palms and Holy Mass

 

HOLY MONDAY, TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY

6:00pm        Sung Holy Mass. Exposition and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament at the end of the celebration.

 

HOLY THURSDAY – 1 APRIL

6:00pm        Solemn Holy Mass «in Cœna Domini»

 

GOOD FRIDAY – 2 APRIL

6:00pm        Celebration of the Passion of Our Lord

 

HOLY SATURDAY – 3 APRIL

9:00pm        Solemn Easter Vigil [time to be confirmed]

 

EASTER SUNDAY – 4 APRIL

11:00am       Solemn Holy Mass 

6:00pm         Sung Holy Mass  

 

EASTER MONDAY – 5 APRIL

The Holy Mass will be celebrated according to the weekend timetable

 

EASTER OCTAVE SUNDAY OR “DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY” – 11 APRIL

11:00am         Solemn Holy Mass with the “Tuo figlio vive” (Your son lives) initiative, dedicated to all those who have lost a son or a daughter.

6:00pm           Sung Holy Mass

 

The St. Anthony Musical Chapel will animate the following celebrations:

  • Palm Sunday: 11:00am
  • Holy Thursday: 6:00pm
  • Holy Saturday: 9:00pm (time to be confirmed)
  • Easter Sunday: 11:00am and 6:00pm
  • Easter Octave: 11:00am

 

WEB AND SOCIAL LIVE STREAMING

⇒ Via this site Santantonio.org click here.

⇒ Via Facebook by connecting to the page “Saint Anthony of Padua – The friars of the Basilica” – click here.

⇒ Via YouTube by connecting to the channel “Messenger of Saint Anthony” – click here.