The Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul hosted the annual Chrism Mass Holy Thursday morning, March 24, with Archbishop Charles Chaput as the main celebrant and homilist. The archbishop blessed the holy oils to be used by priests in the sacraments of the church throughout the the year. Hundreds of priests concelebrated the Mass with the archbishop, and renewed the priestly promises they made at their ordination. After the Mass the priests took vials of the oils back to their parishes. (Photos by Sarah Webb)
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