The Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite is offered every Sunday at the Church of the Assumption, 1227 7th Avenue North, Nashville, Tennessee, at 8:30 a.m. Mass is said by Fr. William Fitzgerald, O. Praem., who has been assigned to be the parochial vicar of the Church of the Assumption. The parish website is linked on the sidebar. Mass … More Nashville’s Weekly Extraordinary Form Mass
On Monday, June 12, the Extraordinary Form Mass ordinarily said at 12 noon will instead be said at 9:00 a.m.
Due to the funeral for His Excellency, David R. Choby, eleventh bishop of Nashville, the regular E.F. Mass and Confessions will not take place at Assumption on Saturday, June 10. The Bishop’s funeral Mass will be held at the Catholic Pastoral Center on McGavock Pike at 10:30 a.m. on June 10. Requiem aeternam dona ei, … More No Mass 6/10/17
This is late notice, but a traditional requiem Mass will be offered at the Church of the Assumption at 12:00 on Monday, May 29, 2017, for the repose of the souls of American servicemen. Absolution at the catafalque will be given.
There will be Holy Mass offered in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite at the Church of the Assumption at 12:00 noon on Thursday, May 25, 2017, for the Feast of the Ascension of Our Lord. Mass for the Ascension will be said again on Sunday, May 28, at the conventional time.
I foolishly neglected to get photographs of all the fabric and trimmings spread out on the counter at Gammarelli’s, but you can see the trim and tassels that will be on the vestments in this post from Fr. Zuhlsdorf’s blog. The cope should look almost exactly like the purple cope seen in the Easter Vigil photos; … More Rose Vestments, supplemental update
We dropped off over 9 yards of rose-colored silk at Gammarelli’s last Wednesday. Cope, chasuble, maniple, two stoles, and probably a little bit left over have been paid for and should be done in June or July. Many thanks to everyone who has contributed.
The Church of the Assumption has released its Holy Week and Triduum schedule for this year. The parish is pleased to welcome Fr. John Hammond, one of Nashville’s young priests presently pursuing post-graduate academic studies in Rome, for Holy Week and Triduum. Fr. Hammond’s solemn high Mass of Thanksgiving in July 2014 was the first … More Holy Week Schedule