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Holy Week: Easter Triduum Schedules for EWTN, CatholicTV, and Relevant Radio Now Available

PORTLAND---From live broadcasts in Vatican City to special programs designed to enhance your Holy Week experience, EWTN, CatholicTV, and Relevant Radio have released their schedules for the Easter Triduum.

EWTN

All programs available on television, online, and on the EWTN app. You can watch these events on EWTN on television, online, and via the free EWTN app. For all the many ways to access EWTN, please go to www.ewtn.com/everywhere/online.

Holy Thursday, April 1

4 a.m.          
Chrism Mass from St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City (encore at 3 p.m.)

Noon            
Mass of Our Lord’s Supper from St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City

5 p.m.          
Choral Meditations and Mass of Our Lord’s Supper from the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C.   

Good Friday, April 2

Noon            
Celebration of Mass of the Passion of Our Lord from St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City

1:30 p.m.
“The Seven Last Words”: In this series of meditations with Fr. Raymond de Souza, we will go to Joseph, looking at his heavenly patronage as we meditate upon the seven times Jesus speaks from the Cross.

2:30 p.m.
Choral Meditations and Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion from the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. 

5 p.m.
The Way of the Cross: With images from the Holy Land and reflections by Archbishop Georg Ganswein, the Private Secretary for Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, meditate on the passion of Our Lord in this powerful devotion.

8 p.m.
The Way of the Cross from Rome: Pope Francis presides over the Stations of the Cross from the Coliseum. An encore of the Stations will air on Saturday at 5 a.m.

Holy Saturday, April 3

3 p.m.          
Easter Vigil Mass from St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City

8 p.m.
Easter Vigil Mass from the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. 

Easter Sunday, April 4

5 a.m. and 7 p.m.
Easter Sunday Mass from St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City

6 a.m. and 9 p.m. (also on Monday, April 5, at 7 a.m.)
Pope Francis’ Urbi Et Orbi message and blessing from St. Peter’s Square in Rome

9:30 a.m.
Novena to the Divine Mercy in Time of Pandemic

Noon
Easter Sunday Mass from the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. 

Relevant Radio

Relevant Radio is available in Maine on 106.7 FM in Portland/Lewiston, 105.7 FM in Springvale/Sanford, 97.5 FM in Fort Kent, 90.3 FM in Bangor, 89.7 FM in Bath/Brunswick, 89.5 FM in Augusta, and 1390 AM in northern Maine. In addition, listeners can tune in online at www.relevantradio.com/listen or by downloading the Relevant Radio app on their smartphones.

Holy Thursday, April 1

1 p.m.
“The Faith Explained - The Truth of the Triduum: Holy Thursday, Good Friday, and Holy Saturday”

6 p.m.
Mass of Our Lord’s Supper from Relevant Radio’s Chapel of the Nativity

8 p.m.
Family Rosary Across America

8:30 p.m.
Stations of the Cross

Good Friday, April 2

1 p.m.
Stations of the Cross from the Shrine of Christ’s Passion

4 p.m.
Stations of the Cross from the Chapel of the Nativity

5 p.m.
Celebration of the Passion of Our Lord from the Chapel of the Nativity

8 p.m.
Family Rosary Across America

8:30 p.m.
Stations of the Cross

Holy Saturday, April 3

1 p.m.
“The Faith Explained - The Truth of the Triduum: Holy Thursday, Good Friday, and Holy Saturday”

2:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Easter Vigil Mass from St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City

Easter Sunday, April 4

10 a.m. and Noon
Easter Sunday Mass

CatholicTV

All programs available on television (check your local listings) and online at www.catholictv.org/watch-live.

Holy Thursday, April 1

5 a.m.
Chrism Mass from St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City

9:30 a.m.
Holy Thursday prayer service with Bishop Robert Reed

Noon (Encore at 9 p.m.
Mass of Our Lord’s Supper from St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City

3 p.m.
Chaplet of Divine Mercy

8 p.m.
Mass of Our Lord’s Supper from the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Boston

Good Friday, April 2

Noon            
Celebration of Mass of the Passion of Our Lord from St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City

1:30 p.m.
“The Passion of the Christ”: A dramatic presentation reenacting Jesus’ trial and crucifixion from San Antonio, Texas.

3 p.m.
Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion from the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Boston

8 p.m.
The Way of the Cross from Rome: Pope Francis presides over the Stations of the Cross from the Coliseum.

Holy Saturday, April 3

3 p.m. (Encore at 10 p.m.)
Easter Vigil Mass from St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City

8 p.m.
Easter Vigil Mass from the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Boston

Easter Sunday, April 4

5 a.m.
Easter Sunday Mass from St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City

6 a.m.
Pope Francis’ Urbi Et Orbi message and blessing from St. Peter’s Square in Rome

Noon
Easter Sunday Mass from the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Boston

All schedules are subject to change. Visit the respective website for the most updated information.

A special Holy Week section is available on the Diocese of Portland website that includes Mass times and locations at all Maine parishes, listings of parish events, daily prayers and reflections, and many other resources. The section can be found at www.portlanddiocese.org/holy-week-2021.