SCHEDULE OF EVENTS – January 23-24, 2020

Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Washington, DC

Thursday, January 23, 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Confessions – Our Lady of Hostyn Chapel, Crypt Church
(lower level left) and other locations TBD

5:00 - 5:15 pm

Chaplet of Divine Mercy - Great Upper Church
Franciscan Sisters of the Renewal

5:30 - 7:30 pm

Opening Mass - Great Upper Church
Principal Celebrant & Homilist:
Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann, Chairman,
USCCB Committee on Pro-Life Activities

8:00 - 9:00 pm

National Rosary for Life - Crypt Church (lower level)

8:30 - 10:30 pm

Confessions - Our Lady of Hostyn Chapel, Crypt Church

9:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Night Prayer (Byzantine Rite) - Crypt Church
Celebrant: Most Reverend Kurt R. Burnette, J.C.L., D.D., Bishop of the Eparchy of Passaic
Homilist: Most Reverend Joseph H. Kopacz, PhD, Bishop of the Diocese of Jackson
Responses by: The Slava Men's Chorus and by Cantors of Epiphany of our Lord Church, Annandale, VA

11:00 pm

Holy Hours for Life – Crypt Church
Led by pro-life seminarians from across the country

Friday, January 24, 2020

12:00 – 6:00 am

Holy Hours for Life – Crypt Church
Led by pro-life seminarians from across the country

6:00 am

Adoration - Crypt Church
Dominican House of Studies: Priory of the Immaculate Conception

6:30 am

Morning Prayer, Benediction, Reposition - Crypt Church
Dominican House of Studies: Priory of the Immaculate Conception

7:30 am

Closing Mass - Great Upper Church
Principal Celebrant & Homilist:  
Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio
Archdiocese for the Military Services


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