Calendar of the Great Jubilee 

General Index

March 2000:

5 The 9th Sunday in Ordinary Time. 
 - *St. Peter's Square: Holy Mass with Beatification Rites

8 Ash Wednesday.
- *General Audience
- Basilica of Santa Sabina: Holy Mass with imposition of ashes

9 Thursday.
- Basilica of St Paul's outside the Walls: Eucharistic Adoration

10 Friday. 
- Basilica of St. John Lateran: Way of the Cross and penitential celebration 

11 Saturday. 
- Basilica of St. Mary Major: Recitation of the Rosary

12 The 1st. Sunday of Lent. Day of Pardon 
- *St. Peter's Basilica: Holy Mass
- Basilica of St. John Lateran: Rite of Election and enrolment of catechumens.

[The Church "cannot cross the threshold of the new millennium without encouraging her children to purify themselves, through repentance, of past errors and instances of infidelity, inconsistency and slowness to act" Tertio millennio adveniente, n. 33; also 34-36]

12-18 *Spiritual Exercises of the Holy Father (i.e. retreat)

16 Thursday. 
- Basilica of St. Paul's outside the Walls: Eucharistic Adoration

17 Friday.
- Basilica of St. John Lateran:  Way of the Cross and penitential celebration

18 Saturday.
- Basilica of St. Mary of the Angels: Divine Liturgy in the East-Syrian Rite (Chaldeans and Syro-Malabar)
- Basilica of St. Mary Major: Recitation of the Rosary

19 The 2nd Sunday of Lent. 
Jubilee of Craftsmen
- *St. Peter's Square: Holy Mass

20-27 Papal Pilgrimage to the Holy Land


23 Thursday. 
- Basilica of St. Paul's outside the Walls: Eucharistic Adoration

24 Friday. 
- Basilica of St. John Lateran: Way of the Cross and penitential celebration 

25 Saturday, Solemnity of the Annunciation.
- Basilica of St. Mary Major: Recitation of the Rosary

26 The 3rd Sunday of Lent. 
- Basilica of St. John Lateran: First scrutiny of the catechumens and presentation of the Creed

30 Thursday. 
- Basilica of St. Paul's outside the Walls: Eucharistic Adoration

31 Friday. 
- Basilica of St. John Lateran: Way of the Cross and penitential celebration 

 

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