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Is there a reliabale source for Catholic mass times throughout Italy? I am familiar with masstimes.org, but they have recently changed there format and it is awful. I will be in Florence, Lucca, Venice, Milano. Any help would be much appreciated!

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Is there such a site for the State or Diocese of Philadelphia ?

If not, why do you think there should be one for Italy ?

Every parish priest sets his own times for Mass with or without his Parish Council (if he has one).... you might be lucky in finding each parish's website (only some have one) but one site for all of them, for a whole country ? Madness....

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Forgive me. I'll try to be more helpful - that last post was a 'gut reply'....

it would be simple, just wait till you get to the town, then go to one of the churches and look at the board outside - they all have one, and they'll give Mass times. Usually, you'll find there's at least one morning mass... most churches have an evening mass on a Saturday evening which counts as a Sunday mass for those who can't get to church on a Sunday.

Most churches in any town in Italy are Catholic. You would have to be a very devout Catholic to go to Mass every day, even on holiday. The obligation is only once a week, on a Sunday. In Italy, you're bound to find a Mass somewhere, at various hours, every morning - there's a church practically on every street corner. God bless.

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Do you want Mass in Italian or English? Mass times are always displayed at each church, so if you are happy with Italian Mass you will find out the times easily after your arrival and you will have plenty from which to choose.

If you would prefer Mass in English, then I can only help with Florence - English Mass is held at the Duomo at 17.00 on Saturday.

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I have provided some of the information you requested in your response to my request/post. I am not sure why my request is that outlandish. If anyone has information regarding mass times in Italy please respond. I already know what I don't have.

Please see below for your requests:

Arch. of Philadelphia -

http://archphila.org/parishes/index.htm

Mass Times in City, State, Country

http://www.masstimes.org/

Another US Mass Time site:

www.parishesonline.com/scripts/default.asp

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Thank you for that information I provided the information you requested in another response

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Have a look at http://www.tuscany.net/tourist/tour5.htm which gives mass times for Florence. The same site would probably give times for other Italian destinations if you delve into the website.

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Thank you splott, that information will be very helpful for my husband and I, also. We'll be arriving in Florence late on a Sunday morning so it's very nice to know ahead of time when and where we can attend an afternoon Mass.

TravelTeacher thanks for asking the question! I think most communities in the US have a link to churches and service times in the area on their tourism websites.

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Hi, you can find updated English Mass times for Florence here:

https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=sstmflorence@gmail.com&ctz=Europe/Rome&gsessionid=OK

for Milan, here:

www.chiesadimilano.it/or4/or…

Lucca has no English Mass on a regular basis, as far as I know.

There is often one at San Francesco in Siena at 9AM on Sunday.

Hope that helps!

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