Holy Thursday - Holy Week 2010 at Saint John Cantius Church (73 images)

The Holy Thursday Mass was celebrated by Fr. C. Frank Phillips, C.R., the pastor of St. John Cantius Church and was concelebrated by priests of the Canons Regular of St. John Cantius. The Mandatum (washing of the feet) took place after the homily. The Blessed Sacrament was taken in procession to the Holy Thursday Repository at the conclusion of the Mass. After the Mass the traditional stripping and washing of the Altar took place. Hundreds of parishioners and visitors kept vigil in prayer through the night and venerated the relics of the Passion on display in the Church.

The St. Cecilia Choir sang the Missa Spes Salutis by Clemens non Papa as well as motets by Melgas, Palestrina, Ramish, and Willaert.

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