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Lent & Easter at Marywood

The Dominican Sisters ~ Grand Rapids invite you to pray with us during this Lenten Season. All are welcome.

See below for a list of Lenten services or download the Lenten 2017 Schedule.


Lenten Liturgies
Ash Wednesday    March 1, 2017
9:30 am  Morning Prayer
9:45 am  Eucharist & Distribution of Ashes
              Chapel of the Word
7:00 pm  Service of Reconciliation & Distribution of Ashes
              Dominican Chapel/Marywood


Taize Prayer    March 5, 2017    3:30 pm
Ecumenical form of prayer which is meditative,
consisting of songs, scripture, a service of light,
silence, and prayers for peace.


Anointing of the Sick    March 24, 2017
9:30 am  Morning Prayer
9:45 am  Eucharist with Anointing
              Aquinata Chapel


Holy Week
Palm Sunday    April 9, 2017
9:30 am  Morning Prayer

10:00 am  Blessing & Procession with Palms
                Celebration of Eucharist
                Dominican Chapel/Marywood

Holy Thursday    April 13, 2017
9:45 am  Morning Prayer   Aquinata Chapel
5:30 pm  Supper   Dominican Center Dining
7:00 pm  Liturgy of the Lord’s Supper
              Procession with Eucharist:
              Dominican Chapel/Marywood


Good Friday    April 14, 2017    2:00 pm
Celebration of the Lord’s Passion
Dominican Chapel/Marywood


Easter Vigil    April 15, 2017    8:00 pm
Dominican Chapel/Marywood
Liturgy of the Light
Liturgy of the Word
Liturgy of Baptism
Liturgy of Eucharist
Reception in Dominican Center Dining


Easter Sunday    April 16, 2017
9:30 am  Morning Prayer
10:00 am  Eucharist
               Chapel of the Word