SCHEDULE OF EVENTS – January 20–21, 2022

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

Important: The Basilica will be open to the public and masks must be worn at all times inside the building. The 5:308:00 p.m. prayer events on January 20 and the 8:00-9:00 a.m. Mass on January 21 will be televised by EWTN and livestreamed on the Basilica’s webpage.

To see the schedule and access the livestream links for the overnight holy hours during January 20–21, please click here.

Thursday, January 20, 2022

5:15–5:30 pm

Chaplet of Divine Mercy

5:30–7:00 pm

Opening Mass 
Principal Celebrant & Homilist: Most Reverend William E. Lori,
Archbishop of Baltimore and
Chairman, USCCB Committee on Pro-Life Activities

7:00–8:00 pm

Holy Hour for Life

Special Note: During the overnight hours between 8:00 p.m. – 8:00 a.m., bishops in dioceses across the country will be livestreaming holy hours. To see the full listing for the overnight hours, please click here.

Friday, January 21, 2022

8:00–9:00 am

Closing Mass 
Principal Celebrant & Homilist: His Eminence Seán Cardinal O’Malley, Archbishop of Boston