Last article of section "Latin Liturgy and Culture"
On Saturday, Pope Francis celebrated a Mass at the Roman Parish of Ognissanti (All Saints) to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first Mass celebrated in Italian. In 1965, Blessed Paul VI celebrated the first Mass in the common vernacular in that same parish in Rome. The Holy Father began his homily reca...read more
Articles from section "Latin Liturgy and Culture"
The Advent calendar on the homepage of the Irish Catholic bishops’ Web sitehas proven popular in dioceses and parishes around the country with over 5,000 hits in the first 12 days of the …read more
On Thursday the facade of the Cathedral of St Mary’s in Sydney, Australia, will once more be lit up with a series of laser projections for the period leading up to Christmas. The lights, …read more
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Answered by Legionary of Christ Father Edward McNamara, professor of liturgy and dean of theology at the Regina Apostolorum university. Q: I arrived in a parish for confirmations. The first …read more
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