April 12, 2020 EASTER TRIDUUM

Easter Triduum @ home Today’s Readings: | |

This is my body that is for you.

The Word was made flesh

and dwelt among us

in Bethlehem

so long



He dwells




in our pandemic.


Our flesh and blood,

our bread and



The Word was made flesh

and dwells




Anne Osdieck

###Holy Week with Pope Francis live: VaticanNews https://www.youtube.com/c/VaticanNewsEN

Holy Thursday at 6pm: Mass of the Lord’s Supper

Good Friday at 6pm: Liturgy of the Passion with Adoration of the Cross

Good Friday at 9pm: Stations of the Cross in St. Peter’s Square

Holy Saturday at 9pm: Easter Vigil

Easter Sunday at 11am: Mass of the Resurrection. At the end of Mass, Pope Francis will deliver his Urbi et orbi message and give his Easter blessing.

Live-Stream from Jesuitenkirche Heidelberg (in German): https://stadtkirche-heidelberg.de/html/content/geistliche_nahrung.html?&#a-pos-12143360

###Stations of the Cross:

Video: Stations of the Cross by Catholic Online for individual prayer (42mins): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wW1t7M8HKT8

Audio: Stations of the Cross reflections by “Pray as you go” (download possible): https://pray-as-you-go.org/article/stations-of-the-cross

Written: Stations of the Cross by Creighton University, for individual prayer (text/ imaginative contemplation): https://onlineministries.creighton.edu/CollaborativeMinistry/stations-prn.html

###Resources for Families:

Stations of the Cross for children: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IY2hcqxh7IA

HolyWeek@ Home Experience by The Pastoral Center is a website helping families to share their faith and pray together throughout Holy Week. Selecting the different days of the Easter Triduum, you will find suggestions for worship at home, interactive/ multimedia content, crafts and fun activities. http://holyweek.pastoral.center

Source of poem: Anne M. Osdieck (2020), https://liturgy.slu.edu/Triduum2020A/A_Holy_Thursday/prayerpathmain.html Source of image: An artist’s copy of Leonardo da Vinci’s “The Last Supper” (Wikipedia Commons)