Ash Wednesday services will be held on February 13, 2013. The Department of Pastoral Care at the University of Maryland Medical Center will offer the following services to patients and staff:
Protestant Service Schedule:
Catholic Mass Schedule:
All worship services are twenty minutes in length, include distribution of ashes, and are held in the Chapel of Comfort, located on the 1st Floor of the Weinberg Building. Services are also televised LIVE on Chapel Channel 47.
Chaplains will be in the chapel to distribute ashes to UMMC staff members during shift changes at the following times:
Distribution of ashes during shift changes will be continuous. Printed programs are available for private devotion.
Due to the reflective nature of this Christian holy day and for infection preventive reasons, staff are asked to receive their ashes in the chapel.
Chaplains will distribute ashes to patients on patient care units throughout the day and evening.
Please call 410-328-6014, Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., or ask your nurse to page a chaplain if you would like more information about Ash Wednesday services at UMMC.