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Chrism Mass 2023
APRIL 4TH   I   4:00pm

Chrism Mass

Chrism Mass 2023 

Registration Opens February 15th, 2023

The Chrism Mass will be held on April 4th, 4:00pm at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, 140 S. Monroe St, Green Bay.  This Mass will be a private celebration of the annual renewal of vows for the priests of the Diocese of Green Bay and the blessing and distribution of Holy Oils. 

 Holy Oils

Registration for your parish Holy Oils will open February 15th.  See the link below for the USCCB rite instructions for the reception and care of the Holy Oils in your parish. Please DO NOT get rid of your oils from last year until you have received your newly blessed oils for the current year.  If in an emergency you should run out of the Oil of the Sick, olive oil can be blessed by a priest. Instructions can be found at Blessing the Oil of the Sick in Emergent Circumstances or by contacting the Office of Divine Worship.

Rite of Reception and Care of Holy Oils After Chrism Mass

The Dinner

The Chrism Mass dinner will be held for the priests of the Diocese at the Riverside Ballroom, 1560 Main St., Green Bay.  Registration is required for the dinner and will open at a later date.


If you have any questions regarding Chrism Mass or your order for Holy Oils, do not hesitate to contact our office.

Gerard Hall, Director &  Master of Ceremonies
Office of Divine Worship