Bishop David M. O'Connell, C.M., celebrates the Laetare Sunday Mass March 22. DOT YouTube image
Bishop David M. O'Connell, C.M., celebrates the Laetare Sunday Mass March 22. DOT YouTube image
Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., celebrated Mass for the Fourth Sunday of Lent, March 22, via the Diocese’s YouTube Channel, www.youtube.com/trentondiocese.

The Mass remains on the YouTube channel for continued viewing.

The Fourth Sunday of Lent, also referred to as Laetare Sunday, marks the midpoint of the Lenten journey.

During this Mass, the Bishop celebrated the Scrutinies, which are an essential step in the journey of the Elect, those adult men and women in parish Rite of Christian Initiation of Adult processes, who are preparing to receive the Sacraments of Initiation – Baptism, Confirmation and First Eucharist.