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Explanation of the Mass - Introductory Rites - Gloria & Collect

Posted by Lori Flanagan

Through a series of informational articles, we will try to explain terms, prayers, and actions that happen at Mass and why they happen.  You will learn about the prayers the priest prays silently during Mass, as well as the people’s parts.  References to GIRM in italics refer to the ... Read More »

Exaplanation of the Mass - Introductory Rites (continued)

Posted by Lori Flanagan

Through a series of informational articles, we will try to explain terms, prayers, and actions that happen at Mass and why they happen.  You will learn about the prayers the priest prays silently during Mass, as well as the people’s parts.  References to GIRM in italics refer to the ... Read More »

Explanation of the Mass - Introductory Rites

Posted by Lori Flanagan

Through a series of informational articles, we will try to explain terms, prayers, and actions that happen at Mass and why they happen.  You will learn about the prayers the priest prays silently during Mass, as well as the people’s parts.  References to GIRM in italics refer to the ... Read More »

Explanation of the Mass - Preparations Before Mass Begins

Posted by Lori Flanagan

Through a series of informational articles, we will try to explain terms, prayers, and actions that happen at Mass and why they happen.  You will learn about the prayers the priest prays silently during Mass, as well as the people’s parts.  References to GIRM in italics refer to the ... Read More »

Parts of the Mass

Posted by Lori Flanagan

Through a series of informational articles, we will try to explain terms, prayers, and actions that happen at Mass and why they happen.  You will learn about the prayers the priest prays silently during Mass, as well as the people’s parts.  References to GIRM in italics refer to the ... Read More »

Explanation of the Mass - Definitions & Terms of Items Used During Mass

Posted by Lori Flanagan

Through a series of informational articles, we will try to explain terms, prayers, and actions that happen at Mass and why they happen.  You will learn about the prayers the priest prays silently during Mass, as well as the people’s parts.  References to GIRM in italics refer to the ... Read More »

Explanation of the Mass - Why Come to Mass?

Posted by Lori Flanagan

Through a series of informational articles, we will try to explain terms, prayers, and actions that happen at Mass and why they happen.  You will learn about the prayers the priest prays silently during Mass, as well as the people’s parts.  References to GIRM in italics refer to the ... Read More »

Explanation of the Mass - Overview

Posted by Lori Flanagan

Through a series of informational articles, we will try to explain terms, prayers, and actions that happen at Mass and why they happen.  You will learn about the prayers the priest prays silently during Mass, as well as the people’s parts.  References to GIRM in italics refer to the ... Read More »

The Sanctuary Lamp

Posted by Lori Flanagan

Through a series of informational articles, we will try to explain terms, prayers, and actions that happen in church and at Mass and why they happen.  References to GIRM in italics refer to the General Instruction of the Roman Missal, the book from which rites related to the Mass ... Read More »

Twenty Reasons Why I Go To Mass

Posted by Lori Flanagan

At Bible Study today, one of our members talked about a priest that raised up a $20 bill and said that he would give any person the $20 if they could give 20 reasons why they went to Mass.  No one got the $20 that day.  I can't afford to offer ... Read More »