The Forty Hours' Adoration and other observances

Gratia et pax vobiscum,

Does anyone’s Parish do ‘The Forty Hours’ Adoration’ anymore?



I went very early in the morning last year, 1am-5am… it was wonderful.


Not since 1965 anywhere I have lived. Fair number of parishes seem to have gotten into Perpetual Adoration. At St. Patricks we are trying to do this and are up to five days a week.

After several years of asking, we had it for two years-in 2003 and 2004- and hundreds came. Then we got a new pastor who would not even discuss it. Sigh.


I’d like to see if we could start this at my parish this year. Is it supposed to be done at the beginning of Lent?

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