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Traditional Latin Mass in Edmonton 

Offering pastoral care for Catholics of the Archdiocese of Edmonton who desire and wish to unite themselves to the traditional, extraordinary form of the Roman rite. 

Mass Times

Chaplaincy News

 

Sung Mass Time Change for Sunday June 26th

Due to Assumption Parish's afternoon Confirmation Mass on June 26th, The Sunday Sung Latin Mass will be at 11:30 am, with confessions before.

We wish to apologise for any inconvenience that may be caused. The Sung Mass will resume at the regular time of 12:30 the following Sunday.

 

Palm Sunday, Holy Week, & Easter schedule:

Palm Sunday: Blessing of palms will be at the 12:30pm Mass.


Holy Triduum Schedule:
Holy Thursday: 7pm at Resurrection Parish; The Sacrament of Confession will be available after the conclusion of the ceremonies.
Good Friday: 9am: Way of the Cross at Assumption; 3pm Liturgy at Resurrection Parish; Confessions are possible after the ceremonies.

Holy Saturday/Easter Vigil: 10:30pm at Assumption Parish

Easter Sunday Masses will be at the regular Sunday times.

 

 

Adult Catechesis and the Reflections on the Life of Christ will continue after Easter.

 

Pope Francis Issues a Decree Affirming the FSSP's Use of the Liturgical Books of 1962

The Holy Father has signed a decree dated February 11, the day the Fraternity was solemnly consecrated to the Immaculate Heart of Mary, confirming for the members of the Fraternity the right to use the liturgical books in force in 1962, namely: the Missal, the Ritual, the Pontifical and the Roman Breviary.

For more info, see https://fssp.com/the-missive/

 

Ash Wednesday Masses:

Pope Francis announced that Ash Wednesday will be a Day of Prayer and Fasting for Ukraine.

There will be two Latin ceremonies on Ash Wednesday at Assumption Church: 7:20 am & 7 pm.

The blessing and imposition of the ashes will take place before each Mass.

 

Mass Times

SUNDAY

7:30 am - Low Mass (Assumption Church)
12:30 pm - Missa Cantata - Sung High Mass (except June 26 at 11:30 am) (Assumption Church)

 

4:00 pm - Low Mass (St. Edmund's)

See Full Schedule

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Named after the Venerable Vital Grandin, first bishop of St. Albert, and acting under the pastoral direction of the Archbishop of Edmonton, the Vital Grandin Chaplaincy has the pastoral care of those faithful of the Edmonton Archdiocese who are attached to the former liturgical rites, called the extraordinary form of the Roman rite, or simply the Traditional Latin Mass.

The chaplaincy, which has been around for over 20 years, was known as the Edmonton Latin Mass Community until recently and since 2005 it has been served by the priests of the Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter (FSSP), a society of apostolic life of pontifical rite, established by St. John Paul II in 1988.

Throughout our existence we have continued to slowly grow, and even though we are still what some might consider a small group of devout faithful, we are now averaging 300 Sunday mass goers split between our two Sunday locations.

We welcome everybody and invite you to join us, so that together we may strive to increase in our spiritual lives, our virtues, and love of God through this most majestic of liturgies entrusted to us.

We look forward to meeting you!

Fr. Christopher Blust & Fr. Krzysztof Sanetra