Visit of the Relics of St Thérèse of Lisieux to the Diocese of Dunkeld
Wednesday 4 September
7pm Arrival of the Relics
to St Andrew’s Cathedral with a Liturgy
of Welcome followed
by an Opening Solemn Mass
with a homily by Canon John Udris
9pm Night Prayer of the Church
(after which the Cathedral closes)
Thursday 5 September
10am Mass in honour
of St Teresa of Calcutta
followed by Exposition
of the Blessed Sacrament
and veneration of the relics
with a homily by Canon John Udris.
7pm Vespers and Benediction
leading into an all night Vigil
with Rosary, Litany
to St Thérèse and devotions
on the hour each hour during the night.
Friday 6 September
(after which the Cathedral closes until 9.45am)
10am Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
and Morning Prayer of the Church
followed by veneration of the relics
1pm Mass, with the Sacrament of Anointing
After Mass, Exposition
of the Blessed Sacrament resumes.
7pm Holy Hour (with adoration and Benediction)
and address by Canon Udris.
9pm Night Prayer
(after which the Cathedral closes).
Saturday 7 September
10am Solemn Mass followed by adoration
and opportunity to venerate the relics.
4pm Liturgy of Thanksgiving.
Relics then depart for Edinburgh.