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Holy Week

A collection of resources based on the events of Holy Week.

Gospel of John

People of Service

Reflect on the story of Jesus washing his disciples' feet and how we all might be people of service.

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Gospel of John

Feet Washing Prayer

Participants will reflect on the meaning of the washing of the feet in this prayer service (does not include foot-washing).

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Holy Week in Word, Ritual & Symbol • Generations of Faith

An intergenerational program to help parishioners understand the significance of the Triduum and engage more fully in the rituals of Holy Week.

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Holy Week: Curious Questions • Generations of Faith

Reflect on the readings of Holy Week.

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Celebrating Holy Week at Home • Generations of Faith

(English & Spanish)

Scripture, prayers, and activities for celebrating Holy Week at home.

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Holy Thursday Meal Ritual • Generations of Faith

(English & Spanish)

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Reflecting on the Triduum • Generations of Faith

Background for facilitators to deepen their understanding of the Triduum.

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Holy Thursday • Generations of Faith

The following three activities were created for families with children. You can adapt these activities for all ages and use them to create you intergenerational learning activities.

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Holy Thursday Drama • Generations of Faith

This Holy Thursday Drama can be used as a closing prayer for a session on Holy Thursday or as part of your parish's Holy Thursday celebration.

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Holy Thursday Prayer Service • Generations of Faith

A prayer service to be used during Holy Week.

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Praying the Sorrowful Mysteries • FamilyFaith@Home

By praying the rosary, we can meditate on Jesus' passion and death. Choose one, several, or all of the five sorrowful mysteries to pray together as a family on Good Friday or anytime.

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The Believing Community • FIRE

Suffered Under Pontius Pilate

In this session participants will examine the trial of Jesus and recognize he was condemned by good, religious people who thought they were acting in the best interest of their people as a whole. • By Kathleen O'Connell Chesto

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The Believing Community • FIRE

Was Crucified, Died, & Was Buried

In this session participants will reflect on the ongoing passion of the Lord in the world today. • By Kathleen O'Connell Chesto

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Seder Meal Faith Festival • Faith Festivals

Experience a Seder meal while making the connections between that meal and our Catholic celebration of the Eucharist. • By Jane Angha

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