Calendar of the Great Jubilee 

General Index

April 2000:

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

2  The 4th Sunday of Lent. 
- Basilica of St. John Lateran: Second scrutiny of the catechumens

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

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

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

9  The 5th Sunday of Lent. 
- *St. Peter's Square: Holy Mass with beatification rites
- Basilica of St. John Lateran: Third scrutiny of the catechumens and presentation of the Lord's Prayer

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

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

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


Holy Week

16 Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord. 
- *St. Peter's Square: Commemoration of the Lord's entry into Jerusalem and Holy Mass

18  Tuesday of Holy Week.
- Patriarchal Basilicas: Communal celebration of the Sacrament of Penance with individual absolution

20 Holy Thursday. 
- *St. Peter's Basilica: Chrism Mass
- *Basilica of St. John Lateran: Mass of the Lord's Supper

21 Good Friday. 
- *St. Peter's Basilica: Celebration of the Lord's Passion
- *Coliseum: Way of the Cross

22 Holy Saturday/Easter Vigil
- St. Peter's Basilica: Celebration of Holy Mass and the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults

23 Easter Sunday. The Resurrection of the Lord. 
 *St. Peter's Basilica: Holy Mass and the "Urbi et Orbi" Message and Blessing

30 The 2nd Sunday of Easter. 
- Basilica of St. Pancratius: Mass for newly baptized adults 

 

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