Mass of Chrism

On Holy Thursday morning,  24th March, the Mass of Chrism will be celebrated in the Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity, Waterford at 11am. The bishop will be  joined by the priests of the diocese,

Here the bishop blesses three oils — the oil of catechumens (oleum catechumenorum or oleum sanctorum), the oil of the infirm (oleum infirmorum) and holy chrism (sacrum chrisma) — which will be used in the administration of the sacraments throughout the diocese for the year.

All are welcome to this special event.  chrism