Palm Sunday was observed in churches throughout western MA, including Immaculate Conception church in Indian Orchard.
Worshippers celebrated Palm Sunday, kicking off Holy Week with a traditional mass in the Tridentine Latin language.
Next Sunday, Easter, celebrates that resurrection.
The faithful congregated in churches of various Christian denominations across the district and took out processions carrying palm leaves, symbolising the reception given to Jesus when he rode into Jerusalem on a donkey.
In the Polish tradition, parishioners use decorative palms. The observance signifies Jesus entering Jerusalem one week prior to the resurrection. The Bishop will be at St. Mary of the Visitation Church, located at 110 Military St., on Wednesday, March 28 for the Mass of the Holy Oils starting at 6:30 p.m.
Seven-year-old Tokoni Lati said he was blessed because God's love was evident to him every day.
Outside the Cathedral Basilica at 18th and Race Streets Sunday, the Rev. Gerald Dennis Gill conducted prayers before leading a procession of palms into the church for the 11 a.m.
Iraq has deployed troops in parts of Sinjar where the PKK terrorist group has retreated, the army spokesperson said late Sunday. Turkey regularly targets the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, in northern Iraq, where they maintain bases.
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Ibrahimovic spent the last two years with Manchester United , but the club agreed to terminate his deal. Manager Jose Mourinho has not used him since a Premier League match against Burnley on December 26.
I know that our community, where I was born and raised and where my family has been for five generations, is ready for change. Eighteen-year-old Sabrine Brismeur and 17-year-old Eden Kinlock came from schools 20 miles away to pass out water.
While disappointed that the border wall was not fully funded, Trump told reporters he will put the money to work immediately. The president repeated his explanation that, while he "looked" at a veto, he chose to sign because of the defense money.
Trump is planning to impose the tariffs over what his administration says is misappropriation of U.S. intellectual property. Trump, however, appears intent on fulfilling election promises to reduce the record US trade deficit with China.
Herzberg's death has sparked concern over whether the vehicles should be trusted in the same way as regular cars. The Maricopa County Attorney's Office will ultimately determine whether any charges will be filed in the crash .
Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable said the agreement did little more than "paper over the cracks" between the two sides. The agreement must be approved by EU leaders meeting at the European Council summit on the 22nd and 23rd of this month.
Rocks will be placed in every classroom so that students can defend themselves against a school shooter. What is only a part of Blue Mountain's plan to deal with an intruder is being mistaken for the whole.
Photo South Korean soldiers in Panmunjom, the so-called truce village that straddles the border with the North. Concerts featuring South Korean performers in North Korea next month have been titled, "Spring Comes".
Geelani held the post for 15 years since the party was formed following a split in the Hurriyat Conference. Sehraie did not attend many executive council meetings of the Tehreek-e-Hurriyat and the Hurriyat as well.
Snow forces NASCAR to postpone Cup race in Virginia
On Sunday, it was announced the Cup series race at Martinsville Speedway had been postponed to Monday due to inclement weather. The Alpha Energy Solutions 250 will resume at the point it was suspended on Saturday with pole-winner Ben Rhodes in the lead.
Hostage fears at supermarket after police officer shot…
He killed and wounded his victims in three separate incidents which began in Carcassonne , a 15 minutes' drive from Trèbes . The police officers , based in the southern city of Marseille , were on a temporary mission in Carcassonne , he said.
Apple Inc is designing and producing its own device displays
Previous reports have speculated Apple plans to release new iPad Pro models with its face-unlock feature, FaceID, later this fall. The company has apparently been working to bring MicroLED to the Apple Watch with these rumors pointing to as soon as this year.