Archbishop Leonard Blair dispenses obligation to attend Ascension Thursday Mass.

Archbishop Leonard Blair has dispensed each and every Catholic in the Archdiocese of Hartford from the obligation to attend Mass for the Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord, regularly a holy day of obligation.

Anyone wishing to spiritually celebrate Ascension Thursday may find a list of online and broadcast options here:

6:30 AM: Salt and Light Media with Mass from the Chapel at Loretto Abbey in Toronto. Find the live stream here.

8:00 AM: EWTN with Mass from Our Lady of the Angels Chapel in Irondale, Alabama. Find the live stream here, or check your local cable listings for EWTN.

10:00 AM: The Archdiocese of Hartford Office of Radio & Television (ORTV) presents the Celebration of the Eucharist LIVE for Ascension Thursday, with celebrant Father John Gatzak. Find the live stream here, or view the Mass on The CW20/WTXX,Channel 20, and MyTvNine. Check local cable listings for channel information. This Mass is also available on demand here after approximately 11 AM.

11:00 AM: Salt and Light Media with Mass from the Chapel at Loretto Abbey in Toronto. Find the live stream here.

12:00 noon: EWTN with Mass from Our Lady of the Angels Chapel in Irondale, Alabama. Find the live stream here, or check your local cable listings for EWTN.

3:00 PM: Salt and Light Media with Mass from the Chapel at Loretto Abbey in Toronto. Find the live stream here.

7:00 PM: EWTN with Mass from Our Lady of the Angels Chapel in Irondale, Alabama. Find the live stream here, or check your local cable listings for EWTN.

10:30 PM: Salt and Light Media with Mass from the Chapel at Loretto Abbey in Toronto. Find the live stream here.

12 midnight: EWTN with Mass from Our Lady of the Angels Chapel in Irondale, Alabama. Find the live stream here, or check your local cable listings for EWTN.