Archbishop Charles Chaput celebrated the Holy Thursday evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper April 17 at the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul. The Mass commemorates the Last Supper, during which Christ instituted the Sacrament of the Holy Eucharist and gave the commandment to love one another. Following the example of Christ who washed the feet of the Apostles at the Last Supper, the archbishop washed the feet of seminarians from St. Charles Borromeo Seminary. Watch a video of the Mass here. (Photos and video by Sarah Webb)
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