Catholic Church Feasts
06/01/2018  
Feast of Epiphany

Bethlehem, January 6, 2018: Feast of Epiphany

"They were overjoyed at seeing the star, and on entering the house they saw the child with Mary his mother. They prostrated themselves and did him homage. Then they opened their treasures and offered him gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh." Mt 2:10-11

Friday, January 5, 2018 (Vigil):
11:30 Solemn Entry of the Custos, Fr. Francesco Patton, OFM
13:45 First Vespers
14:45 Procession to the Grotto of the Nativity
15:30 Compieta and second procession to the Grotto of the Nativity

Saturday, January 6, 2018, Feast day:
Nativity Church and St. Catherine's Church
10:00 Solemn mass celebrated by the Custos of the Holy Land
15:30 Second Vespers and procession to the Grotto of the Nativity