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December Vigil for Persecuted Christians

December 28, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST

On Friday, December 28, 2018, there will be a Prayer Vigil for
Persecuted Christians. The Holy Sacrifice of the Mass (Latin, 1962 MR-EF) will be offered for the Patronal Feast of the Holy Innocents at 6:00 PM
at Holy Innocents Church on West 37th Street and Broadway.

Following Mass, we will meet at the front steps of the Church
to prepare the prayer books, banners and candles.
At approximately 7:00 PM, we will walk south on Broadway
to Herald Square, West 34th Street and Broadway.

At Herald Square, we will pray the Holy Rosary. Following the Holy Rosary, we will walk west on 34th Street and north on 7th Avenue while we pray the Divine Mercy Chaplet and sing Hymns and Christmas Carols.

In Times Square, West 43rd Street and Broadway, we will pray the Chaplet of Saint Michael. We will walk back to Holy Innocents where we will conclude with the Litany for Persecuted Christians and the blessing with and veneration
of the Relic of the True Cross. All are invited, please spread the word!

A PLENARY INDULGENCE is granted to those who devoutly visit the parochial church on its titular feast, which in the case of the Shrine & Parish Church of the Holy Innocents is on Friday, December 28. In visiting the church IT IS REQUIRED that one Our Father and the Creed be recited as well as the usual conditions of Sacramental Confession, Holy Communion, prayer for the intentions of the Holy Father, and detachment from all sin.
Holy Innocents, pray & intercede for us!


December 28, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
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Holy Innocents Church
128 West 37th Street
New York, NY 10018 United States
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