Paschal Triduum

Christ Washing the Feet of the Apostles by Meister des Hausbuches, 1475 (Gemäldegalerie, Berlin Easter Triduum, Holy Triduum, Paschal Triduum, or The Three Days,[1] is the period of three days that begins with the liturgy on the evening of Maundy Thursday (the vigil of Good Friday)[2][3] and ends with evening prayer on Easter Sunday, the three-day period therefore from the evening of Maundy Thursday (excluding most of Thursday) to the evening of Resurrection Sunday.[2] It recalls the passion, death, burial, […]

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Holy Week

For the 1953 novel of the same name by Louis Aragon, see La Semaine Sainte. For the 1995 Polish film, see Holy Week (film). For the 2002 film, see Semana santa (film). The entry of Jesus into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday marks the beginning of Holy Week. Liturgical year Western Advent Christmastide Ordinary Time Septuagesima/Pre-Lent/Shrovetide Lent Holy Week Paschal Triduum Eastertide Pentecost Ordinary Time Eastern Nativity Fast Christmastide Ordinary Time Septuagesima/Pre-Great Lent Great Lent Eastertide Apostles’ Fast Ordinary Time Holy […]

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