Holy Week 2014 by Ben Le SVD
Holy Week at Techny Tower's chapel and SVD parishes

April 15, 2014 — Parishes throughout the Society of the Divine Word-Chicago Province open their doors for all who wish to observe Holy Week. Although not a parish, the Chapel of the Holy Spirit at Techny Towers Conference and Retreat Center also will offer services for Holy Week, Solemn Triduum and Easter. The holiday schedule in the chapel is as follows:

Wednesday, April 16
Daily Mass at 5 p.m.

Holy Thursday, April 17
Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 5 p.m.

Good Friday, April 18
Service of the Lord’s Passion at 5 p.m.

Holy Saturday, April 19
Blessing of the Baskets in Polish at 1:30 p.m.
(Please note there will be no Easter Vigil service at the Chapel of the Holy Spirit.)

Easter Sunday, April 20
Easter Sunday Mass at 10 a.m.

All are welcome to attend Mass year-round at the Chapel of the Holy Spirit. Mass is celebrated each Sunday at 10 a.m. and Monday through Friday at 5 p.m. To find an SVD parish in another part of North America, go to divineword.org > About Us > What We Do > Parishes by District.

Techny Towers Conference and Retreat Center is a ministry of the Society of the Divine Word, a Catholic religious community of more than 6,000 priests and brothers serving in more than 70 countries around the world. It is located at 2001 Waukegan Rd., Techny (Northbrook), Ill. For directions or more information about the center or the Mass schedule, please call (847) 272-1100.