Latin rite solemnities for Holy Week and Easter in Jerusalem 2019

April 12 Seven Sorrows B.V.M.
 9.00 H. Sepulcher (on Calvary): Solemn Mass
 17.00 H. Sepulcher: Daily Procession

April 13 SATURDAY, EVE OF PALM SUNDAY
8.00 H. Sepulcher: Daily Solemn Mass
 9.00 Bethphage: Solemn Mass
 15.00 H. Sepulcher: Solemn Entrance & Solemn Procession
 00.40 H. Sepulcher: Celebration of the Liturgy of the Hours

April 14 PALM SUNDAY
 8.00 H. Sepulcher: Palm Procession and Pontifical Mass
 14.30 Bethphage: Procession of Palms from Mt. of
Olives to Basilica of St. Anne
 17.00 H. Sepulcher: Daily Procession

April 15 Monday of Holy Week
 6.00 5th Station: Masses until 8.00 (every 1/2 hr.)
 7.00 H. Sepulcher (on Calvary): Parish Mass (in Arabic)
 8.00 H. Sepulcher: Daily Solemn Mass
 17.00 H. Sepulcher: Daily Procession
 18.00 Bethany: Solemn Mass

April 16 Tuesday of Holy Week
 8.00 H. Sepulcher: Solemn Mass with singing of the
Passion
 17.00 H. Sepulcher: Daily Procession

April 17 Wednesday of Holy Week
 8.00 Gethsemane (Basilica of the Agony): Solemn Mass
with singing of the Passion
 8.00 H. Sepulcher: Solemn Mass with singing of the
Passion and Daily Procession
 10.00 H. Sepulcher: Veneration of the Column of the
Flagellation throughout the day in the Blessed
Sacrament Chapel
 16.00 H. Sepulcher: Service

April 18 Holy Thursday
8.00 H. Sepulcher: Pontifcal Mass (Washing of the
Feet) Procession of the Blessed Sacrament. Soon
after the Services (12.00 noon) the Basilica doors are
closed. No entry or exit after the doors are closed.
14.45 H. Sepulcher: Basilica doors open, and close shortly afterwards. Service. Exit after Service (17.00). The Basilica remains closed for the rest of the day.
15.30 Mt. Sion: Pilgrimage to the Cenacle and to the Churches of St. James and St. Mark Departure from St. Saviour at 15.10 pm
20.00 H. Sepulcher: the Basilica doors will be open from 20.00 to 20.05. The Friars from St. Saviour Convent enter the Basilica to take their turn at Adoration.
21.00 Gethsemane Holy Hour in the Basilica of the
Agony (No Photographs) —
22.00 - 24.00: Private prayer in silence

April 19 Good Friday
8.00 H. Sepulcher: Basilica doors open (only for celebration, not for visits), and close shortly afterwards.
8.15 Calvary: Celebration of the Passion of the Lord. During the entire liturgy the doors remain closed. After the liturgy, which ends at 10:30, the doors of the Holy Sepulcher are opened and remain open for the rest of the day.
 11.30 Way of the Cross: Starting from the First Station with the Franciscan Friars, followed by various groups
 16.00 H. Sepulcher: Service
 20.10 H. Sepulcher: “Funeral” Procession

April 20 Holy Saturday
 7.30 H. Sepulcher: Easter Vigil
 15.30 H. Sepulcher: Entry & Solemn Procession
 18.00 H. Sepulcher: Evening prayer in front of Edicule
 00.30 H. Sepulcher: Pontifical Celebration of the Liturgy of the Hours in front of the Edicule

April 21 Easter Sunday
 7.30 H. Sepulcher: Entrance
 8.00 H. Sepulcher: Pontical Mass and Solemn Procession
 17.00 H. Sepulcher: Daily Procession

April 22 Easter Monday
 8.00 H. Sepulcher: Daily Solemn Mass
 10.00 Emmaus (Qubeibeh): Pontical Mass and Blessing of Bread by the Custos of the Holy Land
 14.00 Emmaus (Qubeibeh): Evening prayer
 17.00 H. Sepulcher: Daily Procession

NB. All times are according to Local Standard time (legal time)