Posts Tagged ‘Blue Mass’

In Remembrance and Thanksgiving: the Blue Mass

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

Tweet Share Pin1 +11 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Earlier today, it was my privilege and honor to celebrate the 23rd Blue Mass at Saint Patrick’s Catholic Church.  With all the pageantry of a procession with honor guard, bagpipe and drum corps, officers on horseback and fire ladder trucks outside, this yearly liturgy in […] [Read more]

With Prayers and Gratitude: The Blue Mass

Sunday, May 4th, 2014

Tweet Share87 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Throughout the year, our Church of Washington celebrates various special Masses for the people who serve our community.  On May 6, at Saint Patrick’s Church in downtown Washington, I will be celebrating the 20th Annual Blue Mass, which takes its name from the color of […] [Read more]

The Rose Mass – Providing the Witness of Christ’s Love in the Healing Professions

Saturday, March 9th, 2013

Tweet Share Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Just as the color of priests’ vestments can reflect the liturgical season, so too do four annual Masses named for colors highlight important work and outreach in our Archdiocese of Washington. The Red Mass, sponsored by the John Carroll Society on the Sunday before the […] [Read more]