Liturgy Schedule

On Easter Sunday, let us all join with the chorus of the faithful as we proclaim, “Yes, rejoice and be glad for Christ is truly risen! Alleluia!”

Holy Week and Easter Services

There will be no Holy Week Services at Magdalen Chapel or Visitation Chapel. Holy Week services will be celebrated at Providence Heights Motherhouse Chapel:

  • Holy Thursday, April 18
    7 p.m. -  Liturgy of the Lord’s Supper
  • Good Friday, April 19
    1:30 p.m. - Good Friday of the Lord’s Passion
  • Holy Saturday, April 20
    7:30 p.m. -  Easter Vigil Service
  • Easter Sunday, April 21
    9 a.m. -  Easter Sunday ( Providence Heights Motherhouse Chapel)
    11 a.m. - Easter Sunday Liturgy (Magdalen Chapel)

We will celebrate Easter Sunday Liturgy at Magdalen Chapel at 11 a.m. —All are welcome!

Regular Liturgy Schedule

If you would like to attend Sunday Mass on campus or pray in the Magdalen Chapel, you are most welcome.  We have the following liturgy schedule through out the year:

Saturdays: 4 p.m. Vigil Mass - Please Read: The location of the Mass has moved.
Sundays: 11:30 a.m. Mass

Mass is also available at Providence Heights Motherhouse on Sundays at 9:00 AM followed by brunch.

Chapel Ministries

Students, faculty and staff are invited to serve in one of our ministries in Magdalen Chapel. There are opportunities for you to serve as a greeter, lector, Eucharistic minister and as a singer or musician in our music ministry. 

For more information or to sign up, contact Sr. Elena Almendarez at 412-536-1053 (x1053) or at

Throughout its history, La Roche University in the northern suburbs of Pittsburgh has maintained a deep and abiding commitment to the belief that spirituality is central to all of life’s activities. With the dedication of Magdalen Chapel in 1990, the University established a permanent site for worship and contemplation.