Christmas & New Year Masses

MASS TIMES – CHRISTMAS SEASON  2019


Pre-Christmas
Monday 16th –  Friday 20th December : 8.00 am, 12.10 pm
Saturday 21st : 8.00 am, 6.30 pm Vigil
Sunday 22nd (4th Sunday of Advent): 7.30 am, 9.30 am, 11.00 am
Monday 23rd – Tuesday 24th 8.00 am, 12.10 pm


Christmas Eve – Tuesday 24th December
6.00 pm: Carols
6.30 pm: Children’s Vigil Mass
8.00 pm: Carols
8.30 pm: Vigil Mass

11.30 pm: Carols
Midnight: Mass

Christmas Day – Wednesday 25th December
7.30 am, 9.30 am, 11.00 am (no evening Mass)


Post Christmas
Thursday 26th – Friday 27th  December: 8.00 am, 12.10 pm 

(no Exposition or Benediction)
Saturday 28th : 8.00 am, 6.30 pm Vigil
Sunday 29th : 7.30 am, 9.30 am, 11.00 am
Monday 30th – Tuesday 31st : 8.00 am., 12.10 pm
(no Exposition or Benediction)

JOIN THE CHRISTMAS CHOIR
Christmas Choir Rehearsals: There will be three rehearsals for those who are able to take part in the Christmas Eve Celebrations! Sunday 15th Dec, 5-6 pm, Wednesday 18th Dec (time TBC) and Sunday 22nd Dec immediately after the 9.30 Mass – Please note this rehearsal will be held downstairs in the Monastery and include morning tea! If you love to sing, regardless of ability, we would love to welcome you, nothing too tricky, just glorious favourite carols!! Contact Angela for more details (0400 969 817)

JOIN IN THE CHRISTMAS EVE NATIVITY and re-enactment of the Gospel as part of the 6.30 Mass on Christmas Eve!
Children’s Nativity Rehearsals: There will be two rehearsals for those children who are able to take part in the Christmas Eve Nativity and re-enactment of the Gospel as part of the 6.30 Mass on Christmas Eve! Sundays 15th Dec 4-5 pm and 22nd December 4-5.30 pm. Small spoken parts and smiling faces are the only requirements. If anyone has young family members visiting from interstate attending the Mass who would like take part and can take on a role at short notice, please advise Angela. Any older children who would be willing to take spoken parts and lead younger children will be most welcome at rehearsals! Contact Angela for more details (0400 969 817) !


MASS TIMES – JANUARY 2020


NEW YEAR HOLIDAY – Wednesday 1stJanuary 20208.00 am, 12.10 pm
(Church closes immediately after Mass)


WEEKENDS
Saturday morning: 8.00 am
Saturday evening (Vigil): 6.30 pm
Sunday: 7.30 am, 9.30 am, 11.00 am


WEEKDAYS
Monday – Friday: 8.00 am, 12.10 pm
Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays:  Exposition from  8.30 am followed by Benediction at noon.

Visit the Archdiocese of Hobart web site for Mass times at other Tasmanian parishes.


RECONCILIATION – Sacrament of Penance

DECEMBER, 2019
Monday 16th December:

12.30 pm – 1.00 pm
7.30 pm  – 8.00 pm  A Communal Rite of Reconciliation (2nd Rite)
Tuesday 17th – Thursday 19th : 12.30 pm – 1.00 pm
Friday 20th December: 12.30 pm – 1.00 pm & 5.00 pm – 5.30 pm
Saturday 21st December: 4.00 pm – 4.30 pm, 6.00 pm – 6.30 pm
Sunday 22nd December: None
Monday 23rd – Tuesday 24th December: 12.30 pm – 1.00 pm
Thursday 26th December: None
(Church closes immediately after 12.10 pm Mass)
Friday 27th December: Immediately after 12.10 pm Mass only
(No Reconciliation at 5.00 pm )

Saturday 28th December: 6.00 pm – 6.30 pm
(No Reconciliation at 4.00 pm)
Sunday 29th December: None
Monday 30th – Tuesday 31st December: Immediately after 12.10 pm Mass


JANUARY, 2020
Wednesday 1st January: None (Public Holiday, church closes after Mass )
Thursday 2nd – Friday 25th January: Immediately after 12.10 pm weekday Mass only. No Reconciliation at 5.00 pm on Fridays
Saturdays in January: 4.00 pm – 4.30 pm, 6.00 pm – 6.30 pm
Sundays in January: None