Wednesday, June 24, 2020, is the Feast of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist. Mass in the usus antiquior will be celebrated at the Church of the Assumption (Buddeke House) at 6:00 p.m. Monday, June 29, 2020, is the Feast of Sts. Peter and Paul. Mass in the usus antiquior will be celebrated at … More St. John & Sts. Peter and Paul
Ascension Thursday, May 21, 2020: Mass in the usus antiquior at the Church of the Assumption at 6:00 p.m. (Buddeke) (Ascension is not a holy day of obligation in the Diocese of Nashville.) Vigil of Pentecost, Saturday, May 30, 2020: Mass in the usus antiquior at the Church of the Assumption at 6:00 p.m. (Buddeke) … More Ascension & Early-Summer Events
Public liturgies in the Diocese of Nashville resume on May 18. This happens to be a Rogation Day. There will be a procession beginning at the Church of the Assumption on Monday, May 18, at 6:00 p.m. The process will be followed by Mass in Fr. Bernard Hall. A schedule of Ascensiontide and subsequent events … More Back in the Saddle Again, for Rogation Monday
Liturgical observations for Lent at the Church of the Assumption. Mass on Easter Sunday and Palm Sunday will be offered at the ordinary times. Triduum liturgies will be in the Extraordinary Form. Fridays during Lent: Stations of the Cross following 6:00 p.m. Mass Thursday, April 9, 6:00 a.m.: Tenebrae of Holy Thursday Thursday, April 9, … More Lent & Holy Week Events
Fr. Price has announced that the Triduum services at Assumption this year will be held in the Extraordinary Form. These will mark, I am quite sure, the first return of these liturgical celebrations to Nashville since the 1960s. Precise times will follow. Because of the complexity of the Holy Week rites, Fr. Price will be … More Triduum Announcement & Talks
As a reminder, Fr. Price will be offering a Rorate Mass at 6:00 a.m. on Monday, December 23, at the Church of the Assumption. This is almost certainly the first public Rorate Mass in Nashville in decades. What is a Rorate Mass? An excellent question. The Rorate Mass is a votive Mass of the Blessed … More Reminder: 12/23 Rorate Mass
On Saturday, December 7, 2019, there will be no 8:30 a.m. Mass at Assumption. Instead, a sung Mass will be offered at 5:00 p.m. in connection with the Catholics United for the Arts conference, which begins at 2:00 p.m. All proceeds from the Catholics United for the Arts event benefit 40 Days for Life.
There will be a number of special events at the Church of the Assumption for Advent and Christmas: Each Wednesday during Advent: Stations of the Cross, following 6:00 p.m. (OF) Mass Monday, December 23: Rorate Mass, 6:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 24: First Vespers & Benediction, 6:00 p.m. Thursday, December 25: Solemn High Mass, 12:00 midnight … More Assumption Advent & Christmas Schedule
Five men are being ordained today to the holy priesthood for the Diocese of Nashville. One of these, the any-time-now-Rev. Rhodes Bolster, will offer a Solemn High Mass of Thanksgiving at the Church of the Assumption at 11:45 a.m. on Monday, May 27, 2019.
Friday, February 22, 2019, is the Feast of the Chair of St. Peter. Holy Mass will be celebrated in the usus antiquior of the Roman Rite at the Church of the Assumption at 9:00 a.m.