Public mini-vigils are held on the first Friday of each month from May to October.
(Vigil dates for 2016: May 6th; June 3rd; July 1st; August 5th; September 2nd; October 7th).
The mini-vigil for Holy Souls will be held on Friday, November 4th, 2016.
The Annual Eucharistic All Night Vigil will be held on December 7th and 8th, 2016, to celebrate the Feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
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Programme for Vigils
Public Mini Vigils
Confessions from 8pm to 9pm, followed by Vigil from 9pm to Midnight with Rosary, Holy Hour and Mass.
Public All Night Vigils
Begins at 12 midnight and ends with concelebrated Mass at 4.00 am.
Please check private vigils beforehand in case they have been cancelled.
ALL NIGHT PUBLIC VIGIL PROGRAMME
10.00 -12.00 Confessions in Chapel of Reconciliation.
12.00 Midnight Introductory Prayer and Welcome.
12.10 -12.45 Service of Prayer and Thanksgiving.
12.45 – 1.30 Rosary and Candlelight Procession.
1.30 – 2.30 Holy Hour.
2.30 – 3.00 Private Prayer outside in silence.
3.00 – 3.40 Conducted Stations of the Cross
3.40 – 4.00 Preparation for Mass.
4.00 a.m. Concelebrated Mass.