Epiphany, the 12th day of Christmas, is on January 6th. Traditionally on the vigil of the Epiphany, there is a special blessing of Holy Water and salt.
On the day of the Epiphany there is a special blessing of chalk, gold and frankincense.
A priest or the father of the family (or a senior family member) uses the chalk and the Epiphany Holy Water to bless the family home.
Sunday, January 2nd
Epiphany is transferred to this Sunday in the Ordinary Form
Wednesday, January 5th
6:30 p.m. Blessing of Water and Salt
Bring a container (no smaller than a half gallon please) of water and any salt you would like blessed for your personal use in 2022.
6:45 p.m. Thursday, January 6th
Blessing of Chalk, Frankincense or Gold
Bring any of these items to be blessed.
7:00 p.m. Thursday, January 6th
Solemn Mass in the Extraordinary Form