Category Archives: Mass

Looking For A Better Appreciation Of The Mass? Here’s Your Answer!

  I’ve always been a fan of the products offered by Midwest Theological Forum. Their Didache Series of books is one of the best Catechetical resources that I’ve seen. Among the topics covered are the Sacraments, the Church and the … Continue reading

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Some Recommended Books On The Mass

  On tonight’s episode of Following The Truth, I mentioned that there are several good books to help you better understand the Mass. Here are a few that I recommend:

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Mary And The Eucharist

  “If we wish to discover in all its richness the profound relationship between the Church and the Eucharist, we cannot neglect Mary, Mother and model of the Church…Mary can guide us toward this most holy sacrament because she herself … Continue reading

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Why I’m Glad That I Said “And Also With You”!

Maybe I shouldn’t admit this publicly, but I did slip up and say “and also with you” at Mass today.? Although I understand that this is the first day that we’ve used the new Roman Missal, I really should know … Continue reading

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Resources For New Mass Translation

As mentioned on today’s radio program, here are some resources that will help you to better understand the changes taking place at Mass beginning on November 27, 2011 in the Unites States: Welcoming The Roman Missal by the United States … Continue reading

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Upcoming Mass Changes…Are You Ready?

While the actual Mass is not changing, beginning on Sunday, November 27th,?what we say and hear at Mass (in the United States) will sound a bit different.? In order to help you prepare, I’ll be devoting 3 of? my Following … Continue reading

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Confused About The Mass? Have I Got A Book For You!

One of the most common problems among Catholics is a lack of understanding?of the Mass.? A large number of Catholics believe that we go to Mass because “it’s what Catholics do” or for fellowship and preaching.? Without the proper background, … Continue reading

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What Do You Mean The Mass Is Changing?

Being someone who is very much “into” all things Catholic, I sometimes forget how I approached my faith 10 or 15 years ago.? To summarize, my position was, “I’ll go to Mass, but don’t bother me with any of that … Continue reading

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Why Mass Is Boring

“Mass is Boring!” I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard that familiar phrase.? Sadly, I have to admit that I’ve even used it myself.? As a Catholic apologist, I obviously need to have a response for this complaint … Continue reading

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When It Comes To Mass, Details Matter!

I had a great experience this morning.? My family and I attended Mass at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Merchantville, NJ.? While this is not my regular parish, I do attend daily Mass there.? For some time, however, I’ve wanted … Continue reading

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