9502 Fourth Street NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114
Phone: (505) 898-5253  Fax: (505) 898-0496
Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church
Since 1907
LENTEN SCHEDULE
Ceremonial Blessing and Burning of the Palms

We invite you to join us Tuesday February 13th. The ceremony will take place after the 9:00 am Mass in front of the church by the statue of Our Blessed Mother

ASH WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 14th SCHEDULE OF MASSES AND ASHES

6:30 am Mass and Ashes
9:00 am Mass & Ashes
12:15pm Mass and Ashes
5:30 pm Mass and Ashes
3:30pm Prayer Service & Ashes
7:00pm Prayer Service & Ashes

Catholics are obligated to Fast on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday. This means that Catholics who are 18 to 59 years old are required to keep a limited Fast; that is, to eat a single normal meal and have lesser meals, as long as these do not add up to a second meal. Children are not required to Fast. Those with medical conditions requiring greater or more regular food intake may be dispensed from Fasting. Catholics are required to Abstain from meat Ash  Wednesday, Good Friday and Fridays during Lent.

STATIONS OF THE CROSS

The Stations of the Cross will be prayed every Friday at 5:30 PM during Lent starting  February 16th. If the weather is good, we will pray Stations outside. (South of Pastoral Center). The following ministries will serve the Soup Supper after the Stations of the Cross.

February 16th: Parish Staff & Eucharistic Ministers
February 23rd: Altar Rosary & St Vincent Society
March 2nd: Catholic Daughters and Counters
March 9th: Faith Formation and Ushers
March 16th: Choirs, Lectors, Power Point & Signers
March 23rd: Knights of Columbus Fish Fry

ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT - EVERY THURSDAY DURING LENT

Starting Thursday February 15th in the St. Anne Chapel after the 9:00 am Mass, we will have Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. Please sign up for one hour to pray with our Lord. These are the times:

10:00 am to 11:00 am | 11:00 am to 12 noon
12 noon to 1:00 pm    | 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm    |  3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
4:00 pm Reposition of the Blessed Sacrament

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