Mass for the Fourth Sunday of Advent will be celebrated as usual at 10:30 am. First Evensong of Christmas will be sung at 5:30 pm. The Midnight Mass of Christmas will be preceded by an extended prelude of Christmas carols at 11:00 pm, during which Confessions will be heard. The Mass itself will begin at 11:30 pm. As has long been the custom at St. Barnabas, the Mass will be followed by a festive reception in the undercroft. On Christmas morning, Low Mass with hymns will be celebrated at 10:00 am, with Confessions heard 20 minutes before the Mass. While the Chesterton Academy is on Christmas break, weekday Mass beginning on Tuesday, December 26 will be at 12 noon instead of 8:45 am. The Academy resumes classes on Monday, January 8, at which time the weekday Mass will return to 8:45 am.