Welcome in the Basilica of the Holy Blood

The Provost, the members of the Noble Brotherhood
and the pastoral team of the Basilica of the Holy Blood
wish you a warm welcome to the website.
Opening hours:
9h30-12h30 and 14h00-17h30

Basilica: free of charge
Treasury/Museum: Tickets:
ndividual € 2,50
groups (min. 15 persons) € 2,00

Every day, also on Sunday and Holydays, at 11h00 except Monday.

Every day after mass, from 11h30 till 12h00 (also on Monday)
and in the afternoon from 14h00 till 16h00.

Every Wednesday from 10h00 till 11h00

We welcome choirs wishing to sing during our celebrations.
Priests visiting Bruges are cordially invited to concelebrate.
Groups are invited to join us during our services.

Festival of the Holy BloodMonday 6 may 2019
11h00: Festive eucharist in honour of the Holy Blood -  Choir: “Sanguis Christi”

Week of Prayers: 26 may – 2 june 2019

11h00: Opening celebration -
Choir: “The St George’s Singers” (Manchester)

Monday 27 may
11h00: Eucharist

Tuesday 28 may
11h00: Eucharist with E. Hallein (organ) and M. Termont (baritone)

Wednesday 29 may
10h00: Adoration of the Sacred Sacrament
19h00: Eucharist in preparation of the Procession
Choir: “Sanguis Christi”

Thursday 30 may – Ascension Day
9h00: Eucharist in the Basilica
10h30: Solemn transfer of the Relic to the Cathedral
11h00: Eucharist in the Cathedral,
celebrated by the Bishop of Bruges
14h30: Procession
17h45: Benediction with the Relic on the Burg Square

friday 31 may
11h00: Eucharist
Choir: “Audite Silete”

Saturday 1 JUNE
11h00: Eucharist with ensemble “Trio Symphonia – dé Academie” (Ypres)
17h00: Concert by “Westhoek Consort“ and Eric HalleinTickets: € 15,00

Sunday 2 JUNE
11h00: Closing celebration
Choir: “Koninklijk Sint-Jozefskoor”

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