Stations of the Cross

Fridays, 12:10 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. (No Stations of the Cross at St. Paul on Good Friday)

Ash Wednesday Masses

7:15 a.m., 8:15 a.m., 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.  Also, Word Service with Communion and Ashes at 12:10 p.m.

Weekday Masses (Monday-Friday)

7:15 a.m.; Saturday 8:00 a.m.

Communal Penance Services:

Wednesday, February 28 at 7:00 p.m.–Holy Spirit, Uniontown

Thursday, March 1 at 6:30 p.m.–Little Flower, Middlebranch

Tuesday, March 6 at 7:00 p.m.–St. Michael, Canton

Tuesday, March 13 at 7:00 p.m.–St. Joseph, Canton

Monday, March 26 at 7:00 p.m.–St. Paul, North Canton

THE SACRED TRIDUUM (Three days representing the passion, death and resurrection of the Lord)

Holy Thursday, March 29

Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 7:00 p.m.

Good Friday, March 30

Journey to the Cross at Noon, Our Lady of Perpetual Help Chapel, Walsh University (presented by the North Canton Ministerial Association)

Good Friday Services, March 30

3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Holy Saturday, March 31

Blessing of Easter Foods at 11:00 a.m.

Easter Vigil Mass at 7:00 p.m. (No 5:00 p.m. Mass)

Easter Sunday, April 1

7:30 a.m and 9:00 a.m. (Church only)

10:30 a.m. (Church and Parish Life Center Gym)

12:00 Noon (Church only)

The origin of Lenten observances dates to the Fourth Century or earlier.  The 6th Sunday of Lent marks the beginning of Holy Week.  The Easter Triduum begins with evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper and ends on Easter Sunday.  The Easter season lasts for 50 days, from Easter to Pentecost.