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Chrism Mass

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Apr 11, 2017
11:00 AM
St. Mary Cathedral
606 N. Ohio Ave. Gaylord, Michigan 49735-1999

Contact & More Info

Contact: Beth Hicks
Phone: 989.732.5147

The Secretariat for Worship and Liturgical Formation invites the faithful to attend the 2017 Chrism Mass on Tuesday, April 11 at 11 a.m. at St. Mary Cathedral in Gaylord. The Most Rev. Steven J. Raica, Bishop of Gaylord, will preside. The Chrism Mass is one of the most beautiful and significant liturgies of the Church, during the Oil of the Catechumens and the Oil of the Sick are blessed, and the Sacred Chrism is consecrated. A portion of these oils are carried back to each parish for use in the Sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation, and Anointing of the Sick. Sacred Chrism is also used for the consecration of altars, and the ordination of priests. There is no registration or fee to attend Chrism Mass, and a reception will follow in the parish hall.