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Christmas Services in Jerusalem
12-18-12

There are many Christmas celebrations in Jerusalem. Below is a listing of services offered throughout the city during the three week holiday.

 

Church of the Holy Sepulchre (Franciscan Chapel of the Blessed Sacrament)

 

December 15h - 23rd, 2012

16.50 Christmas Novena (after the daily procession)

 

Armenian Catholic Vicariate

 

Old City, Via Dolorosa, III Station, Tel. 02-6284262, Fax: 02-6272123

December 24th, 2012

16.00 Solemn High Mass of the Vigil (Armenian)

December 25th, 2012

10.00 Solemn High Mass (Armenia)

January 1st, 2013

10.00 High Mass (Armenian)

January 6th, 2013

10.00 H. Mass of Epiphany & Baptism of Jesus (Armenian)

 

Austrian Hospice

 

Old City, Via Dolorosa 37, Tel. 02-6265800, Fax: 02-6265816

December 24th, 2012

22.00 Celebration of the Holy Night (German, Latin)

December 25th, 2012

17.00 Holy Mass (German, Latin)

December 26th, 2012

8.00 Holy Mass (German, Latin)

 

Dormition Abbey

 

Mount Zion Tel. 02-5655330, Fax: 02-5655332

December 24th, 2012

00.00 Midnight Mass (German)

December 25th, 2012

11.00 Mass (German)

December 26th, 2012

8.00 Mass (German)

January 1st, 2013

9.00 Mass (German)

 

Franciscans of Mary

 

Nablus Road 9 (near Damascus Gate), Tel. 02-6276876, Fax: 02-6274828

December 25th, 2012

9.30 Holy Mass (French)

 

Greek Catholic Patriarchate

 

Old City, Jaffa Gate, Tel. 02-6282023, Fax: 02-6286652

December 24th, 2012

10.00 Paramon: Vespers and Divine Liturgy, St. Basil Prayer

December 25th, 2012

9.00 Office & Pontifical liturgy at the Patriarchate

December 26th, 2012

8.00 Divine Liturgy at the Patriarchate

December 31st, 2012

17.00 Vespers and blessing of the bread

January 1st, 2013

18.00 Divine Liturgy at the Patriarchate

January 4th, 2012

10.00 Paramon: Vespers and Divine Liturgy,

January 6th, 2013

9.00 Office & Pontifical Liturgy at the Patriarchate

Liturgy in Arabic

 

Latin Patriarchate

 

Old City, Jaffa Gate, Tel. 02-6282323, Fax: 02-6271652

January 1st, 2013

10.30 Feast of the Mother of God, High Mass for Peace (Arabic)

 

Maronite Vicariate

 

Old City, Jaffa Gate, Maronite Convent Road 25, Tel. 02-6282158, Fax: 02-6272821

December 25th, 2012

10.00 Holy Mass (Arabic, Syrian)

 

Jerusalem Pontifical Institute  at Notre Dame Center

 

New Gate, Tel. 02-6279111, Fax: 02-6271995

December 24th, 2012

23.30 Carols and Christmas Midnight Mass (Multilingual)

December 25th, 2012

10.00 Solemn High Mass (Multilingual)

18.30 Holy Mass (English)

January 1st, 2013

18.30 Solemn High Mass (English)

January 6th, 2013

9.00 Solemn Mass (English)

18.30 Holy Mass (English)

 

St. James Church

 

Beit Hanina, Nablus Road, Tel. 02-5851477, Fax: 02-5854694

December 24th, 2012

19.00 Solemn High Mass and Procession (Arabic)

December 25th, 2012

10.00 Solemn High Mass (Arabic)

December 31st, 2012

17.00 Thanksgiving Holy Mass (Arabic)

January 1st, 2013

17.00 Holy Mass (Arabic)

January 6th, 2013

17.00 Solemn High Mass (Arabic)

 

 

St. James Vicariate for Hebrew Speaking Catholics in Israel

Church of Ss. Simon and Anne, HaRav Kook St. 10, Tel. 02-6248255, Fax: 02-6248256

December 24th, 2012

21.00 Holy Mass (Hebrew)

December 25th, 2012

17.00 Holy Mass (Hebrew)

 

St. Savior's Parish Church

 

Old City, New Gate, Tel. 02-6266605, Fax: 02-6284586

December 15th - 23rd, 2012

19.25 Christmas Novena (Italian)

December 24th, 2012

19.30 Solemn High Mass (Arabic, Latin)

December 25th, 2012

9.00 Holy Mass (Arabic)

10.00 Solemn High Mass (Latin)

11.00 Holy Mass (Arabic)

December 31st, 2012

17.00 Mass of Thanksgiving (Arabic, Latin)

January 1st, 2013

9.00 Holy Mass (Arabic)

17.00 Holy Mass (Arabic)

January 6th, 2013

9.00 Holy Mass (Arabic)

7.00 Holy Mass (Arabic)

 

St. Stephen's Basilica (Ecole Biblique)

 

6 Nablus Road (outside Damascus Gate), Tel. 02-6264468, Fax: 02-6282567

December 24th, 2012

21.30 Holy Night Mass (including the Office of Vigils) (French)

December 25th, 2012

11.30 Christmas Solemn Mass (French)

December 26th, 2012

10.30 Solemn Mass of St. Stephen Protomartyr (French)

 

St. Thomas Syrian Catholic Vicariate

 

6 Chaldean Street (Outside Damascus Gate), Tel. 02-6282657, Fax: 02-6284217

December 25th, 2012

10.00 Holy Mass (Syrian, Arabic)

 

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