RTE Broadcast schedule for the
Easter ceremonies 2020
Palm Sunday 5 April 2020
1100-1150 Mass on Palm Sunday
Mass in the Kairos chapel studio, Maynooth, Co Kildare. (RTÉ One TV / RTÉ Radio 1 Extra / LW252 / Digital Radio platforms.)
Holy Thursday 9 April 2020
1640-1735 Mass of the Lord’s Supper.
Father Joe Campbell CC, Mullingar, Diocese of Meath. (RTÉ One TV and RTÉ Radio 1 Extra / LW252 / Digital Radio platforms. The Mass will air on radio at the later time of 19.00.)
Good Friday 10 April 2920
1500-1600 Solemn Liturgy for Good Friday. Live from the Cathedral of Christ the King. (RTÉ One TV & RTÉ Radio 1Extra/LW252)
Holy Saturday 11 April 2020
2200-2300 Easter Vigil Mass. Bishop Tom Deenihan of Meath celebrates the resurrection of Christ, with a vigil Mass in the Cathedral of Christ the King. (RTÉ Two & RTÉ Radio 1 Extra/LW252).
Easter Sunday 12 April 2020
1000-1100 Easter Sunday Mass, takes place in the Dominican Convent of Saint Jacques (Saint James the Great) in Paris. Translation and commentary are by Fr Thomas McCarthy OP (RTÉ One & RTÉ Radio 1 Extra).
1100-1120 Urbi et Orbi: Pope Francis’ Easter Message. Pope Francis will deliver his Easter blessing To the city and the world with prayer and encouragement by video link from within the Vatican. Translation and commentary by Fr Thomas McCarthy OP (RTÉ One).