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Cathedral of St. John the Baptist to hold annual Chrism Mass


Christian Holy Week is now under way, all leading up to Easter. 

The annual Chrism Mass at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist will take place Tuesday at 7 p.m. This year, close to 85 priests from around South Georgia will join Bishop Hartmayer. 

During the ceremony, 3 oils are blessed; one for people coming into the church, one for the sick, and one of the oils used for baptisms. 

For more information on Holy Week services at other Savannah area catholic churches, click here.  

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