The following is the schedule for the Holy Week celebrations, which will take place in the presence of the faithful to the extent permitted by the anti-Covid norms. All celebrations will take place in the Lower Church of the Basilica and can be followed live at: https://www.facebook.com/sanfrancescoassisi, the Facebook page Of St. Francis of Assisi.

MARCH 28th – PALM SUNDAY, THE PASSION OF THE LORD
At all Masses olive branches will not be distributed, but the branches of olive trees or other plants brought from home by the faithful themselves will be blessed: (Please note: services, including Mass are in Italian, unless otherwise noted):
09.00 - Holy Mass
10:00 - Mass in English, Santa Chiara inside the Basilica of SF complex
10.30am - Holy Solemn Mass, music by the Musical Chapel of the Papal Basilica
18.00 - Vespers
6.30pm - Holy Mass

MARCH 29 -- 31th
06.30 - Office of Readings and Morning Prayer
07.15 - Conventual Mass
11.00 - Mass
17.00 - Mass
6.30pm - Evening Prayer (except Wednesdays)

APRIL 1st – HOLY THURSDAY
07.15 - Office of Readings and Morning Prayer
18.00 - Holy Mass in Coena Domini (of the Lord's Supper) music by the Musical Chapel of the Papal Basilica
8.30pm - Hour of Personal Adoration at the Altar of The Reposition

April 2nd GOOD FRIDAY
07.15 - Office of Readings and Morning Prayer
15.00 - Via Crucis, along the porticato of the Lower Piazza of St. Francis
18.00 - Solemn Liturgy of the Passion of the Lord

3 APRIL - HOLY SATURDAY
07.15 - Office of Readings and Morning Prayer
20.00 - Easter Vigil, music by the Musical Chapel of the Papal Basilica

APRIL 4th – EASTER SUNDAY
09.00 - Holy Mass
10:00 - Easter Sunday Mass in English, Chapel of Santa Chiara, inside the Basilica of St. Francis complex
10.30am - Holy Solemn Mass, with music by the Musical Chapel of the Papal Basilica
18.00 - Vespers
6.30pm - Holy Mass

From Monday April 5th, Easter Monday , until further notice the weekday schedule will be as follows:
06.30 - Office of Morning Readings and Morning Praise (excluding Monday, April 5th)
07.15 - Conventual Mass
11.00 - Holy Mass
18.00 - Holy Mass
19.00 - Evening Prayer (except Wednesdays)