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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 see with increasing frequency programs for funeral Masses entitled, "A Celebration of Life," or something similar, in lieu of entitling the ritual a "Funeral Mass." In parti...read more
Articles from section "Liturgy and Sacraments"
It is evident that Catholics are acknowledging Lent in various ways throughout the Eternal City. However, some may not realize that there is a particular Lenten tradition in which …read more
Continuing with his catecheses on the sacraments, Pope Francis today turned to the sacrament of marriage, saying the married couple is itself the image of God Marriage, he said, is the …read more
Answered by Legionary of Christ Father Edward McNamara, professor of liturgy and dean of theology at the Regina Apostolorum university. Q: Pope Francis accepted our archbishop's resignation …read more
On Friday afternoon, Pope Francis presided over a reconciliation service in St. Peter’s Basilica. The event began the Festival of Forgiveness, or 24 Hours for the Lord, sponsored by the …read more
Pope Francis chose to first receive the sacrament of reconciliation before himself beginning to hear confessions during the Festival of Forgiveness, the 24 Hours for the Lord, that he is …read more