The altar at Meryem Ana Evi

Palm Sunday and Paschal Triduum 2018 at the House of the Virgin Mary

Sunday, 25-March, Palm Sunday

  • 10:30 AM: Mass (with Distribution of Branches and Reading of the Passion)
  • 4:00 PM: Via Crucis (Stations of the Cross) service, His Excellency, Lorenzo Piretto, O.P., Archbishop of Izmir, presiding. (Bus service from Kuşadası not available)

Thursday, 29-March, Holy Thursday

  • 7:30 PM: Mass of the Last Supper

Friday, 30-March, Good Friday

  • 4:00 PM: Celebration of Christ's Passion

Saturday, 31-March, Holy Saturday

  • 9:00 PM: The Great Vigil of Easter, with the Lighting of the Paschal fire; reception follows Mass

Sunday, 1-April, Easter Sunday

  • 10:30 AM: Mass of the Resurrection
  • 6:15 PM: Mass (no bus service from Kuşadası available)

Except as noted above, Meryem Ana Evi may sponsor bus service from Kuşadası for these services if there is sufficient demand. Please call 0537 387 01 29 to obtain information or to make a reservation (TÜRSAB ID 1823). Reservations are mandatory and must be made by noon two days earlier. 10 TL/person; children 12 and under, 5 TL.