Easter 2019 Rome Via Crucis and mass celebrations

See the Easter Vigil and the Easter Mass in the Vatican live

Easter 2019 dates of Holy Masses and the Pope’s Via Crucis, as well as celebrations of the English speaking comunities.

If you want to visit a papal mass, you must contact the Prefecture of the Pontifical household in a timely manner.

 

Addresses of churches in Rome with services in English language

Roman catholic:

Pontifical Irish College (Roman Catholic), Via dei SS. Quattro 1, tel. 06772631

St Isidore’s College (Roman Catholic), Via degli Artisti 41, tel. 064885359

St Francis Xavier del Caravita (Roman Catholic), Via della Caravita 7

S. Silvestro in Capite (Roman Catholic), Piazza S. Silvestro 1, tel. 066797775

St Patrick’s American Community (Roman Catholic), Via Boncompagni 31, tel. 0642014554

Venerable English College (Roman Catholic), Via di Monserrato 45, tel. 066868546

Other churches

All Saints’ Anglican Church, Via del Babuino 153/b, tel. 0636001881

Ponte S. Angelo Methodist Church, Piazza Ponte S. Angelo 68, tel. 0668768314

Rome Baptist Church, S. Lorenzo in Lucina 35, tel. 066876652

St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church of Scotland, Via XX Settembre 7, tel. 064827627

St Paul’s Within the Walls (Episcopal), Via Nazionale, corner Via Napoli 58, tel. 064883339

 

Rome mass celebrations · Palm Sunday April 14

8:30 All Saints’ Anglican Church, Said Eucharist with Blessing of Palms

09:30 papal mass on Saint Peter’s square with cards preorder, blessing of the Palm leafs (usually olive leafs)

09:30 St. Patricks American Church, Sunday

10 am Pontifical Irish College, Palm Sunday

10:00 San Silvestro in Capite, Blessing of Palms and Mass

10:30 St. Patricks American Church, Sunday (full choir)

10:30 All Saints’ Anglican Church, Sung Eucharist with Blessing of Palms and Procession

10:30 St Paul’s Within the Walls, Holy Eucharist

11:00 St Andrews Church of Scotland, Morning Service led by Rev Willie Strachan

12:00 Angelus prayer of the Pope on St. Peter’s square free admission

17:30 San Silvestro in Capite, Mass in English

Tuesday 16

12:45 Chrism Mass at All Saints’ Anglican Church, Presided by Bishop David Hamid

Wednesday 17

9:00am All Saints’ Anglican Church, Quiet Day in Church, A day of reflection which begins at 9 am and will include a
12:45 Eucharist with prayers for Healing and Wholeness

10:00 general audience of the Pope on St. Peter’s square, access only with ticket

19:00 St Paul’s Within the Walls, Tenebrae

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Rome mass celebrations · Maundy Thursday April 18

Maundy Thursday is not a public holiday.

9:30 papal chrism mass at St. Peter’s, only with card pre-order

5 pm San Silvestro in Capite, Mass of the Lord’s Supper

6 pm St Patrick’s American Church, Mass of the Lord’s Supper

6:30 pm St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church of Scotland, Maundy Thursday simple supper and communion led by Rev Willie Strachan

7pm Eucharist of the Institution of the Holy Communion with Washing of Feet and Watch until midnight

7 pm Ponte S. Angelo Methodist Church, Service with the Lord’s Supper

7 pm Rome Baptist Church, Maundy Thursday service 19:00 – 19:45 Communion

7 pm St Paul’s Within the Walls, Holy Euacharist with foot washing. The Church will remain open for prayer until midnight

7:30 pm Venerable English College, Mass of the Lord’s Supper, Adoration at the altar of repose until Midnight

Rome mass celebrations · Good Friday April 19

Good Friday is not a public holiday in Rome.

5 pm mass with the Pope at St. Peter’s, only with card pre-order

3 pm All Saints’ Anglican Church, Good Friday – Three Hours’ Devotion

3 pm Venerable English College, Service of the Lord’s Passion

3 pm San Silvestro in Capite, Via Crucis in Italian

3pm – 6pm All Saints’ Anglican Church: Three Hour Devotion at All Saints’

  • 1st hour Music and Meditation
  • 2nd hour The Stations of the Cross
  • 3rd hour The Liturgy of Good Friday

5 pm San Silvestro in Capite, Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion

6 pm St Patrick’s American Community, Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion

6 pm St Paul’s Within the Walls, Stations of the Cross with musical reflection 7 pm Good Friday Liturgy

Baptist church: Good Friday the sanctuary will be open for meditation, reading and prayer 7:00 – 19:00

Way of the cross – via Crucis

9:15pm start of the Via Crucis at the Coliseum. The Metro Coliseum is closed from 1pm, the Colosseum and the Roman Forum will close at noon.

The Via Crucis 2019 is celebrated at the Coliseum. As in 2018, there is no procession to the basilicas San Giovanni and Santa Maria Maggiore.

See the registration of the Stations of the Cross 2018 at the Colosseum:

 

Rome mass celebrations · Holy Saturday April 20

20:30 papal mass in St. Peter’s worship of Easter night only with cards preorder

8 pm St Paul’s Within the Walls, The Great Vigil of Easter

8 pm San Silvestro in Capite, Easter Vigil

8 pm S. St Patrick’s American Church, Easter Vigil Mass

9:30 pm Venerable English College, Easter Vigil

Rome mass celebrations · Easter Sunday April 21

10:00 papal mass on St. Peter’s square, with tickets reservation

12:00 blessing urbi et orbi on St. Peter’s square without card pre-order

5:30 am All Saints’ Anglican Church, Vigil and First Eucharist of Easter

7 am Rome Baptist Church, Easter Early service at the Pincio in Villa Borghese (it looks over Piazza del Popolo)
8:15 Rome Baptist Church Breakfast in the sanctuary, normal services: Bible Study 9:30, worship 10:30

9 am St Patrick’s American Church, Easter Sunday

10 am Pontifical Irish College, Easter Sunday

10 am St Isidore’s College, Easter Sunday

10 am, 5:30 pm S. Silvestro in Capite, Mass

10 am Venerable English College, Easter Sunday

10:30 am Ponte S. Angelo Methodist Church, Easter Day Communion service

10:30 am St Paul’s Within the Walls, Sung Festival Eucharist

10:30 am St Patrick’s American Church, Easter Sunday (full choir)

10:30 All Saints’ Anglican Church, Festal Sung Eucharist, Procession and Blessing of the Easter garden

11 am St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church of Scotland, Easter Service with celebration of the Lords Supper led by Rev Willie Strachan

11 am St Francis Xavier del Caravita, Easter Sunday

 

Rome mass celebrations · Easter Monday April 22

10:30 St. Patricks The Sacrament of Reconciliation During Lent

12:00 Regina Caeli on St. Peter’s square without card pre-order

You will find all dates of the Pope masses and audiences in our holiday calendar.


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