The Feast of the Immaculate Conception of Mary (A Holy Day of Obligation)

The Feast of the Immaculate Conception of Mary (a Holy Day of Obligation) on Saturday, December 8th – Masses will be held on Friday , December 7th at 6:00 p.m. at Blessed Sacrament and on Saturday December 8 at Holy Cross at 8 a.m. Please note that the obligation to attend Mass is not lifted (as with other Holy Days) for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Thus, the faithful must fulfill this obligation by attending Mass for the Holy Day (either Friday vigil or Saturday), and they must fulfill their Sunday Mass obligation (either Saturday vigil or Sunday). Thank you for your diligence in reminding the faithful of this obligation.