Peace be with You!

REGISTRATION FORM

Welcome to the website for St. Bartholomew Roman Catholic Church in Manchester, MD. Here you will find information on Mass times, faith formation programs, as well as the various groups and ministries in our parish community. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us.

Current Parishioners-please e-mail Shirley.Mangold@archbalt.org with any changes to your address, phone numbers or email. If you haven’t provided your email address, please provide as well. Thank you in advance for your help and cooperation.

STATIONS OF THE CROSS
Every Friday in the Historic Church at 7:00pm from
March 3 through April 7.

EASTER – HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE – 2017

April 10    MONDAY OF HOLYWEEK
                     8:30 AM Mass

7:30 PM Chrism Mass – Cathedral of Mary Our Queen
April 11    TUESDAY OF HOLY WEEK 
8:30 AM Mass
7:30 PM Penance Service
April 12   WEDNESDAY OF HOLY WEEK
                      8:30 AM Mass

April 13    HOLY THURSDAY
                      NO 8:30 AM Mass

7:30 PM Mass of the Lord’s Supper, Washing of the     Feet, Communion under both Species, Procession to Repository, Confessions, Private Adoration until 10:00 PM.
April 14     GOOD FRIDAY
                       NO 8:30 AM Mass

12 Noon – Stations of the Cross, Veneration of the Cross, Confessions – new Church
7:30 PM Commemoration of the Passion and Death of our Lord – Passion Play by Youth Group.
NO Eucharistic Adoration on Good Friday
April 15        HOLY SATURDAY – EASTER VIGIL
                         NO 4:00 PM Mass

12 Noon – Blessing of Easter Food
3:00 PM Confessions
7:30 PM – Easter Vigil and Mass – Service of the Light; Easter Proclamation; Liturgy of the Word; Blessing of Easter Water; Renewal of Baptismal Promises; Liturgy of the Eucharist (this celebration fulfills your Sunday Obligation).

EASTER SUNDAY MASSES All Masses held at New Church on Hanover Pike
6:30am, 7:30am, 9:00am, 10:30am, & 12 Noon

 

SACRAMENT OF PENANCE

Saturday, April 8 @ 3pm
Tuesday, April 11-Penance Service with individual confessions – 7:30pm
Holy Thursday, April 13-after Mass
Good Friday, April 14-After Stations
Holy Saturday, April 15 @ 3pm

Inclement Weather-When Carroll County Public Schools are CLOSED for bad weather there will be NO 8:30am Weekday Morning Mass in the Historic Church and the Parish Center will be CLOSED. 

If Schools open two hours late: Weekday Morning Mass will also be cancelled.  Parish Center WILL be open from 9:30am-4:30pm.