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Holy Week

Follow Pope Francis this Holy Week

Here's the pope's schedule for public liturgies.

Will this be our last Holy Week?

As far as we know, we deserve no more chances.

What is Passiontide?

The joy of Easter is almost here, but before that we must accompany Jesus in his Passion.

When is Palm Sunday?

Norms for setting this date go back to the Council of Nicaea in 325.

How Holy Saturday Gives Us a Taste of Christ’s Longing

God reaches out to us and we walk by. Today, with no Mass and the absence of the Lord so keenly felt, we reach out to him ...

Songs for Holy Week: No Words

An instrumental piece for a day when words fail

Hot Cross Buns, a Good Friday Tradition

But aren't we supposed to be fasting?

Songs for Holy Week: God Is With Us

A song from “Australia’s other worship band”

“If I Could Suffer More for You, I Would”

At Wednesday audience in Holy Week, Pope Francis invokes writings of one of the Church’s great women mystics to describe Jesus’ joy in giving himself for us on the cross (FULL TEXT)