Mass times for April 2016

The following is the Mass Schedule for the Carmel of Jesus, Mary, & Joseph, Kensington, 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.

Friday April 1 – Easter Friday
    7:45 am – Low Mass

Saturday April 2 – Easter Saturday
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Sunday April 3 – Low Sunday (Octave Day of Easter)
     10:00 am – Low Mass

Monday April 4 – Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (transferred)
     7:45 am – Ordinary Form Mass

Tuesday April 5 – St. Vincent Ferrer, Confessor
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Wednesday April 6 – Ferial Day after Easter
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Thursday April 7 – Ferial Day after Easter
     7:45 am – Low Mass 2:30 pm - Low Mass

Friday April 8 – Ferial Day after Easter
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Saturday April 9 – The Blessed Virgin Mary on Saturday (Votive Mass of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel)
     6:45 am – Low Mass
     This Mass will be a requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of Dr. Penny Pendola, H.R. director of the Diocese of Oakland, whose burial is planned for this day.

Sunday April 10 – Second Sunday after Easter (Good Shepherd Sunday)
     10:00 am – Sung Low Mass

Monday April 11 – St. Leo the Great, Pope & Confessor
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Tuesday April 12 – Ferial Day after the Second Sunday of Easter
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Wednesday April 13 –Solemnity of St. Joseph, Spouse of the Virgin Mary & Protector of the Carmelite Order
     7:45 am – Ordinary Form Mass

Thursday April 14 – St. Justin, Martyr (Commemoration of Sts. Tiburtius, Valerian & Maximus)
     10:15 am – Ordinary Form  Mass

Friday April 15 – Ferial Day after the Second Sunday of Easter
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Saturday April 16 – Blessed Virgin Mary on Saturday - Votive Mass of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Sunday April 17 – Third Sunday of Easter
     9:30 am – Sung Low Mass

Monday April 18 – Bl. Mary of the Incarnation, Matron of the Carmelite Order
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Tuesday April 19 – Ferial Day after the Third Sunday of Easter
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Wednesday April 20 – Ferial Day after the Third Sunday of Easter
     7:45 am – Requiem Mass
This Mass will be a requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of Rev. Raymond Gawronski, SJ, who offered Mass here at the Carmel for several years.  Rev. Gawronski passed away on  April 14th at the Jesuit residence in Los Altos, CA.  

Thursday April 21 – St. Anselm, Bishop & Confessor
     10:15 am – Ordinary Form Mass

Friday April 22 – St. Soter & Caius, Popes & Martyrs
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Saturday April 23 – The Blessed Virgin Mary on Saturday / Votive Mass of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel (Commemoration of Bl. Teresa Maria of the Cross, Virgin)
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Sunday April 24 – Fourth Sunday after Easter
     10:00 am – Sung Low Mass

Monday April 25 – St. Mark the Evangelist (Rogation within the cloister)
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Tuesday April 26 – Sts. Cletus & Marcellinus, Popes & Martyrs
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Wednesday April 27 – St. Peter Canisius, Confessor & Doctor
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Thursday April 28 – St. Paul of the Cross, Confessor (Commemoration of St. Vitaly, Martyr)
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Friday April 29 –St. Peter Verona, Martyr
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Saturday April 30 – Votive Mass of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel (Commemoration of St. Catherine of Sienna, Virgin) 
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Mass times for March 2016

The following is the Mass Schedule for the Carmel of Jesus, Mary, & Joseph, Kensington, 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.

Tuesday March 1 – Ferial day of Lent (St. Albinus, Confessor & Bishop)
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Wednesday March 2 – Ferial day of Lent
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Thursday March 3 – Ferial day of Lent (Bl. Jacobinus, Confessor OCD)
     10:15 am – Ordinary Form Mass

Friday March 4 – Ferial day of Lent (St. Romaeus (OCD calendar)) (St. Casimir, Confessor)
     7:45 am - Low Mass

Saturday March 5 – Ferial of Lent
     7:45 am – Ordinary Form Mass

Sunday March 6 – Fourth Sunday of Lent (Laetare Sunday)
     10:00 am – Extraordinary Form Mass

Monday March 7 – Ferial day of Lent (St. Thomas Aquinas, Confessor & Doctor)
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Tuesday March 8 – Ferial day of Lent (St. John of God, Confessor)
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Wednesday March 9 – Ferial day of Lent (St. Franciscae Viduae Romanae)
     7:45 am – Ordinary Form Mass

Thursday March 10 – Ferial day of Lent (40 Holy Martyrs)
     10:15 am – Ordinary Form Mass

Friday March 11 – Ferial day of Lent
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Saturday March 12 – Ferial day of Lent (St. Gregory the Great) (St. Eupharasia (OCD calendar))
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Sunday March 13 – Passion Sunday
     10:00 am – Sung Low Mass

Monday March 14 – Ferial day of Passion Week
     6:00 am – Low Mass

Tuesday March 15 – Ferial day of Passion Week
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Wednesday March 16 – Ferial day of Passion Week
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Thursday March 17 – Ferial day of Passion Week (St. Patrick, Bishop)
     10:15 am - Ordinary Form Mass

Friday March 18 – Ferial day of Passion Week (Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary) (St. Cyril of Jerusalem)
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Saturday March 19 – St. Joseph, Spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary
     7:45 am – Sung Low Mass

Sunday March 20 – Palm Sunday
     9:30 am – Sung Extraordinary Form Mass

Monday March 21 – Monday of Holy Week
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Tuesday March 22 – Tuesday of Holy Week
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Wednesday March 23 – Wednesday of Holy Week
     7:45 am - Ordinary Form Mass

Thursday March 24 – Holy Thursday
     4:00 pm - Extraordinary Form Mass

Friday March 25 – Good Friday
     3:00 pm - Good Friday Services

Saturday March 26 – Holy Saturday
     11:00 pm - Ordinary Form Easter Vigil Mass

Sunday March 27 – Easter Sunday
     10:00 am - Sung Low Mass

Monday March 28 – Easter Monday
     7:45 am - Low Mass

Tuesday March 29 – Easter Tuesday
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Wednesday March 30 – Easter Wednesday
     7:45 am – Low Mass

Thursday March 31 – Easter Thursday
     10:15 am – Ordinary Form Mass