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Calvary Hospital Celebrates Holy Week

Holy Week, Easter, and Passover 2023

Masses, Holy Week services, and Easter will be celebrated in the Chapel and streamed on Channel 19 in patients’ rooms and dayrooms.

Click To learn more about Passover.

Click to hear seasonal prayers from our Pastoral care team.

Calvary Hospital Observance Schedule:
Passover (April 5 to April 13, 2023) will be celebrated on April 3, 2023, with a communal Seder, providing us an opportunity to pray and sing together as we recall the experience of the Exodus as told in story, song, and prayer.


Palm Sunday, April 2
11:30 am Mass – Fr. Robert Joerger
Distribution of Palms on individual units
1:30 pm Mass – Fr. Patrick Okafor (Brooklyn Campus)
Distribution of Palms on unit
4:30 pm Protestant Palm Sunday Service – Leslie George

Passover Seder, Monday, April 3

Holy Thursday, April 6
11:30 am Mass – Fr. Victor Ameh
1:30 pm Mass – Fr. Patrick Okafor (Brooklyn Campus)
3:30 pm Solemn Mass of the Lord’s Supper – Fr. Nicholas Ibe
8:00 pm Holy Thursday Prayer – Leslie George

Good Friday, April 7
4:00 pm Reading of the Passion of Christ – Fr. Nicholas Ibe
Communion Service – Veneration of the Cross
8:00 pm Good Friday Prayer – Rev. Janet Sloan

Holy Saturday, April 8
5:00 pm Easter Vigil – Fr. Nicholas Ibe

Easter Sunday, April 9
11:30 am Mass – Fr. Robert Joerger
1:30 pm Mass – Fr. Patrick Okafor (Brooklyn Campus)
4:30 pm Protestant Easter Service – Rev. Christopher Ponnuraj &
Leslie George