At the Franciscan Monastery we welcome the public to join us in celebrating the Mass daily, and invite you to attend our special services for Christmas, Easter and other holy days.
Monday – Friday (except Tuesday)
6 a.m., 7 a.m.
6 a.m., 9 a.m., 5:30 p.m.
7 a.m., 5 p.m.
8 a.m., 10 a.m., Noon
2 p.m. on Sunday
Monday – Saturday
9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m.
Lent, Holy Week and Easter
Every Friday of Lent: Way of the Cross at 3 p.m.
Palm Sunday Masses at 8 a.m., 10 a.m. (Blessing of the Palms and Procession)
Evening Mass at 4 p.m.
Holy Thursday Mass: 7 p.m. (Followed by a procession and the Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament until midnight.)
Good Friday: The Way of the Cross in the Gardens at 2:30 p.m.;
Good Friday Liturgy at 3:30 p.m.
Ceremony of the Burial of Christ at 7:30 p.m.
Holy Saturday: Easter Vigil at sundown (generally 7:30 p.m.)
Easter Sunday: On Easter Sunday, please join us for a Sunrise Service in the Gardens at sunrise (generally 6 a.m.) and for Mass at 8 a.m., 10 a.m., and noon
Christmas Eve & Day
December 24: 5 p.m. Vigil Mass
Choral Celebration 11:30 p.m.
December 25: 8 a.m., 10 a.m., Noon
New Year’s Eve (Tuesday)
New Year’s Day
6 a.m., 9 a.m.
For more detailed information on these and other Holiday and Holy Day services, please call 202-526-6800.