Mass times for December 2013



The following is the Mass Schedule for the Carmel of Jesus, Mary, & Joseph, Canyon, CA - Masses are normally, but not always, celebrated in the Extraordinary Form; this, however, is dependent on the priest celebrating the Mass.  The Mass propers below are those for the Extraordinary Form Masses.  Times and form of the Mass are subject to change without notice here.

 Sunday December 1 – First Sunday of Advent
    5:00 pm – Ordinary Form Mass

Monday December 2 – St. Bibiana, Virgin & Martyr
    8:00 am – Low Mass

Tuesday December 3 – St. Frances Xavier, Confessor
    7:45 am – Low Mass

Wednesday December 4 – St. Peter Chrysologus, Bishop & Doctor
    8:00 am – Low Mass

Thursday December 5 – Ferial day of Advent (Bl. Bartholomael Fanti - OCD Calendar)
    10:00 am – Ordinary Form Mass

Friday December 6 – St. Nicholas, Bishop & Confessor
    7:45 am – Low Mass

Saturday December 7 – St. Ambrose, Bishop & Doctor  
    TBD

Sunday December 8 – Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
    10:30 am – High Mass

Monday December 9 – Ferial day of Advent (St. Juan Diego - OCD Calendar)
   8:00 am – Ordinary Form Mass

Tuesday December 10 – Ferial day of Advent  (Translation of the Holy House of the Blessed Virgin Mary  - OCD Calendar)
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Wednesday December 11 – St. Damasus I, Pope & Confessor (St. Maravillas of Jesus - OCD Calendar)
    7:30 am – Low Mass

Thursday December 12 – Our Lady of Guadalupe
     10:00 am - Ordinary Form Mass

Friday December 13 – St. Lucy, Virgin & Martyr
     8:45 am – Low Mass

Saturday December 14 – Ferial day of Advent (St. Spiridion - OCD Calendar)
     8:00 am – Ordinary Form Mass

Sunday December 15 – Third Sunday of Advent
     9:30 am – Low Mass

Monday December 16 – St. Eusebius, Bishop & Martyr (Bl. Mary of the Angels - OCD Calendar)
   9:00 am – Ordinary Form Mass

Tuesday December 17 – Greater Ferial day of Advent
    8:45 am – Low Mass

Wednesday December 18 – Ember Wednesday (Expectation of the Blessed Virgin Mary - OCD Calendar)
   8:45 am – Low Mass

Thursday December 19 – Greater Ferial day of Advent
   8:45 am – Low Mass

Friday December 20 – Ember Friday
    8:45 am – Low Mass

Saturday December 21 – St. Thomas the Apostle
     8:45 am – Low Mass

Sunday December 22 – Fourth Sunday of Advent
    10:00 am – High Mass

Monday December 23 – Greater Ferial day of Advent
    TBD

Tuesday December 24 – Vigil of the Nativity of Our Lord
    8:45 am – Low Mass

Wednesday December 25 – The Nativity of Our Lord
      Midnight Mass – Sung Ordinary Form Mass
      11:30 am Christmas Day Mass - Extraordinary Form (Dominican Rite)

Thursday December 26 – St. Stephen, Deacon & Protomartyr
      10:00 am – Ordinary Form Mass

Friday December 27 – St. John, Apostle & Evangelist
    8:00 am - Low Mass

Saturday December 28 – Holy Innocents
     8:00 am - Low Mass

Sunday December 29 – Sunday in the Octave of Christmas
     10:00 - High Mass
<As a side note, there will be an Extraordinary Form Mass celebrated this Sunday at Santa Maria Parish in Orinda, CA (40 Santa Maria Way) at 12:30 pm>

Monday December 30 – Sixth day in the Octave of Christmas
    10:00 am – Low Mass

Tuesday December 31 – Seventh Day in the Octave of Christmas
    10:00 am - Ordinary Form Mass