Hosanna Filio David: The Symbolism and Meaning Behind Palm S

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The ceremonies of Palm Sunday open the most sacred period of the Church's liturgical year, Holy Week.

Liturgy: Second Sunday in Lent - The Transfiguration

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The Gospel of the Transfiguration is a lesson on the Mass as well as a figure of the Mass. It teaches us the purpose of our Lenten work.

Liturgy: First Sunday in Lent - The Temptation in the Desert

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Immediately after His baptism, our Lord began to prepare for His public life by a fast of forty days in the mountainous desert which stretches between Jericho and the mountains of Judea.

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Sign up to begin each Lenten morning with an email containing a "Minute Meditation" on the life of Our Lord, as well as the Epistle and Gospel of the day.

Liturgy: Quinquagesima Sunday - Thy Faith Hath Made Thee Who

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Faith in Christ, dead and risen again, is the subject of the Gospel. We read how Christ foretold His Passion and His victory and how He restored the sight of a blind man, and told him: "Thy faith hath saved thee."

21 Men Take Part in Cassock & Tonsure Ceremony on Candle

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On February 2, Feast of the Purification of Our Lady, nine seminarians received the cassock and twelve the clerical tonsure from the hands of His Excellency Bp. Bernard Fellay.

Liturgy: Sexagesima Sunday - The Fruitful Seed is the Cathol

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Seated on the side of a boat, our Lord preached on the shore of the Lake of Galilee, and the seed which He scattered fell into hearts more or less favorably disposed to receive it. 

Liturgy: Septuagesima Sunday - Go You Also into My Vineyard

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"The kingdom of heaven is compared to the proprietor who hires laborers to work in his vineyard.” 

Liturgy: Third Sunday after Epiphany - Say the Word and my S

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Throughout this time after Epiphany, the Church does not cease to manifest our Lord's divinity and therefore His Kingship over men.

Liturgy: 2nd Sunday after Epiphany - The Wedding of Cana

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Almighty God, faithful to His promise to Abraham and his children, sent His Son to save His people; while in His mercy He willed to redeem the heathen as well. 

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