Easter Ceremonies and Cultural Events in Church St and Halston St Holy Week 2016

Schedule of Easter Ceremonies Church St. and Halston St. Dublin 7


Holy Thursday:

Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper:

Church St: 7pm

Halston St: 7:30pm


Good Friday:

Church St:

Stations of the Cross: 12noon

Solemn Celebration of the Passion of the Lord: 3pm

Halston St:

Outdoor Stations of the Cross 6:15pm


Holy Saturday:

Vigil of the Resurrection of the Lord

Church St: 11pm (Televised)


Easter Sunday:

Mass of the Resurrection:

Church St: 10am (televised)

Church St: 7pm Candlelit Gospel Mass with the Dublin Gospel Choir

Halston St: 12noon


Mass on Easter Monday

Due to the centenary celebrations taking place in both churches, there will be no Masses in the Halston Street and Church Street Churches on 28th. There will be one Mass in the Friary Oratory in Church Street at 10am.

Dublin Celebrates and Remembers 1916

The city will be alive over the Easter weekend with 200 Venues celebrating Easter 1916. The RTE website is live for viewing details and making bookings for many of the events at rte.ie/1916.

St. Mary of the Angels and St. Michan’s are two of the venues for music and talks recalling Easter Week 1916. Details of what is planned is available online on:
http://1916.rte.ie/event/st-michans-catholic-church/. and http://1916.rte.ie/event/capuchin-friary-church-st/

Church Street Events – Monday, 28 March

12:00 – 13:00

The RTÉ Concert Orchestra and Chamber Choir Ireland perform Mozart’s Requiem Presented by Liz Nolan and Broadcast Live on RTÉ Lyric…

15:30 – 18:00

Rebels’ Priests: The Capuchin Friars and the 1916 Rising / Alice Cashel and The Lights of Leaca Bán

Brian Kirby; Christine Cozzens; Joe Little and Na Tonnta

Halston Street Events – Monday, 28 March

11:00 – 12:30
A Celebration in Song / A Challenge to Conscience and Courage / Identity: How We Know Who We Are

Dr Maureen Gaffney; Mary Mother of Hope Senior National School Choir and Roisín Higgins

14:00 – 15:30

The Ramparts / An overlooked aspect of 1916 / A Cork Capuchin’s journey through Easter Week 1916

John McCafferty; Mary Kenny and The Ramparts

17:00 – 18:00

The Gardiner St Gospel Choir