The following schedule of Traditional Masses will be offered at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Pontifical Shrine, 448 East 116th Street, New York, NY
Sung Mass – Feast of Saint Joseph
On Monday, March 20 at 8 PM in the evening, we will have a Sung Mass 1962 Missale Romanum in the Extraordinary Form for the Feast of Saint Joseph, husband of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Patron of the Universal Church. The Holy Rosary will be prayed at 7:30 PM.
Vigil for Nascent Life and Golden Mass for the Feast of the Annunciation and Incarnation
On Friday, March 24, 2017, beginning at 7 PM, we will have an All Night Vigil of Adoration before the Blessed Sacrament for Nascent Life. As we bring forth our prayers, praises and petitions before the Altar of Our Lord, we pray in a special way for the Respect of all Human Life from Conception to Natural Death in the midst of the abortion capital of our nation.
On Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 5 AM in the morning, we will celebrate the Golden Mass (Missa Aurora – Mass at Dawn) for the Feast of the Annunciation and Incarnation. This Mass will be offered for the conversion of our country and for an end to the grave evil of abortion. This Candlelight Mass in will be Sung according to the 1962 Missale Romanum (Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite).
First Saturday Mass in Honor of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
On Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 9 AM, we will have a Sung Mass 1962 Missale Romanum Latin Extraordinary Form in honor of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. Following Mass, there will be Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, Novena Prayers to Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Prayers for the Beatification of Venerable Pierre Toussaint and the Recitation of the Holy Rosary. The devotions conclude with Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament and the veneration of the icon of Our Lady of Mount Carmel.
Holy Week 2017 at the Shrine
Sunday, April 9, 2017 – Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion
10:20 AM – Blessing & Distribution of Palms, Procession and High Mass in Latin
1962 Missale Romanum Extraordinary Form
Monday, April 10, 2017 – Reconciliation Monday in the Archdiocese of New York
Priests will be Hearing Confessions at the Shrine from 3 PM to 9 PM in the Rectory Confessional
Good Friday – April 14, 2017 –
9:30 AM – Enthronement of Jesus the Black Nazarene by His Excellency, Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations
12 Noon – Outdoor Good Friday Procession with the Parishes of St. Paul-Holy Rosary and St. Francis de Sales
Easter Sunday – The Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ
10:20 AM – High Mass in Latin 1962 Missale Romanum Extraordinary Form
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Pontifical Shrine
448 East 116th Street New York, NY 10029
The Reverend Marian Wierzchowski SAC, Pastor
6,2,3 or C Trains to 116th Street; Walk East past 1st Avenue to the Shrine
M116 Crosstown Bus to 116th Street and 1st Avenue
M15 local or M15 SBS express buses to 116th Street and 1st Avenue
*Parking available in the neighborhood and shopping complex of Costco
The Shrine is one mile north from the new Second Avenue Subway Line
Take the Q Train to 96th Street and Transfer to the M15 SBS on 96th Street and 1st Avenue
to 116th Street or Walk to 116th Street and 1st Avenue