Deacon-structing: The Chrism Mass

Posted April 9, 2017 8:02 pm by Deacon Pedro

Deacon-structing: The Chrism Mass

Pope Francis breathes over chrism oil, a gesture symbolizing the infusion of the Holy Spirit, during the Holy Thursday chrism Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican March 24, 2016. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
These past few weeks I’ve been deacon-structing the Catechumenate and we’ve seen how Lent is a time to help us prepare for Holy Week and Easter.
Beginning with the Palm Sunday (or Passion Sunday) Liturgy, there are a few important liturgies that take place during Holy Week. In particular, we have Holy Thursday, Good Friday and the Easter Vigil which make up the Easter Triduum. Another beautiful Liturgy

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