Close this search box.

Planning Parish Music Events?

If your parish is having any upcoming musical events you’d like to send out, please email Ralph Holtzhauser, Diocesan Music Director, at!

Liturgical Directory

Parishioners singing from pews

The Liturgical Directory contains valuable information about Liturgy Committees; liturgical minister formation guidelines; guidelines for the celebration of sacraments; music in liturgical celebrations; and art and architecture directives.

Easter Vigil – March 30, 2024

Baptism at Our Lady of Peace Parish, Ashtabula, Ohio.

The Easter Vigil will be on Saturday, March 30, 2024. In the Diocese of Youngstown, the Easter Vigil is not to begin before 8:00 p.m.

Chrism Mass – March 26, 2024

Bishop David Bonnar blessing the oils at Chrism Mass in St. Columba Cathedral, Youngstown, Ohio

The Chrism Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, March 26, 2024, at 10:30 a.m. in Saint Columba Cathedral. All clergy are invited to concelebrate  and parishes are welcomed to send delegations of 5-7 people.