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The season of Lent is a Catholic Liturgical Season consisting of forty days of fasting, prayer, and penitence beginning on Ash Wednesday and concluding at sundown on Holy Thursday. The official liturgical colour for the season of Lent is violet.

Parish Lenten Activities

Ash Wednesday Liturgy Times

St. Francis, Sangre Grande:  9:00a.m., 11:30a.m. & 7:00p.m. 

St. Teresa, Coalmine            : 5:00p.m.                               

Good Shepherd, Vega          : 6:00p.m.                                          

St. Vincent, Matura               : 6:00p.m.                                                                                 

Eucharistic Adoration

Fridays  5:00p.m. - 10:00p.m.

Confession will be available once a Priest is present.

Stations of the Cross

Join us on  Fridays during Lent for Stations of the Cross.

Vega: 5:00p.m.
Coalmine: 5:00p.m.

Sangre Grande: 6:30p.m
Matura: 7:00p.m.

Lenten Retreat

“Enlarge the space of your tent” (Is 54:2)

Sunday 25th February - Thursday 29th February 2024

Facilitated by: Fr. Raymond Francis

A motorcade, beginning at 5:00p.m. will be done in each community, before the start of each night’s retreat.

St. Francis, Court Yard:  Sun 25th Feb 6:30p.m.                         

St. Teresa Church Yard: Mon 26th Feb: 6:30p.m.                               

Toco Rd. Near Vega Jct.: Tue 27th Feb: 6:30p.m.                        

Toco Road, Matura:          Wed 28th Feb 6:30p.m.  

St. Francis Church:          Thur 29th Feb 6:30p.m.


You are invited to bring your Chair, we’re Outside.

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Festival of Prayer & Reconciliation

Friday 1st March—Saturday 2nd March 2024

St. Francis of Assisi R.C. Church

A time of Praise, Worship and Reconciliation before the Blessed Sacrament

Beginning Friday 1st March 2024 after the 6:30a.m. Mass and ending with Holy Mass on Saturday 2nd March 2024 at 6:00a.m.

Adoration | Way of the Cross | Confession | Benediction at Midnight | Praise & Worship | Holy Mass

Launch of our Outdoor Way of the Cross in St. Francis.

All are Welcome!

* 1st Saturday Mass for March will be at 6:00a.m.

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East Coast Clusters of Clusters Pilgrimage of Praise, Worship & Healing

Sunday 17th March 2024 | 9:00a.m.

Beginning at St. Francis R.C. Church at 9:00a.m.

Destinations: Church of the Holy Spirit, Malabar and Our Lady of Fatima, Curepe.

More information in the comming weeks.

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