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Laetare Sunday a Joyful Pause in a Somber Season CATHOLIC HOTDISH - March 23, 2017 A Joyful Sunday. The Fourth Sunday of Lent is also known as Laetare Sunday. Laetare is a Latin word which means "rejoice" or "rejoicing." Other nuances of the word include joyfulness, gladness, cheerfulness, and happiness. This elated or jubilant mood is a striking one-day reprieve from the somber, sorrowful, penitential tone of the other days of Lent. A Joyful Beginning to Mass. The word "Laetare" is taken from the first word of the Entrance Antiphon at ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/CatholicHotdish/~3/-T_VKRBMRGs/

Tridentine Masses Coming This Week to Metro Detroit and Eastern Michigan MUSINGS OF A PERTINACIOUS PAPIST - March 23, 2017 ... at bottom of this post about SSPX sites.]* (4th Sunday of Lent [ Laetare Sunday ] - 1st class) Sun. 3/26 8:00 and 10:30AM Low Mass (Confessions 1/2 hour before Mass: call beforehand) at St. Ann's Church, Livonia [NB: See note at bottom of this post about SSPX sites.]* (4th Sunday of Lent [ Laetare Sunday ] - 1st class) Sun. 3/26 9:00 AM : Low Mass at St. Joseph Oratory, Detroit (4th Sunday of Lent [ Laetare Sunday ] - 1st class) Sun. 3/26 9:30 ...http://pblosser.blogspot.com/2017/03/tridentine-masses-coming-this-week-to_23.html

The First Saint I Ever Heard of (Reposted) SEMPER GAUDETE! - March 20, 2017 Slightly adapted from a post in one of my old blogsToday we celebrate the Solemnity of St. Joseph, Husband of Mary. (Transferred because yesterday was a Sunday in Lent.) People love to quote the saints, but we cannot quote St. Joseph. None of his words have been preserved.I take that back about not being able to quote St. Joseph. We cannot quote his words, but we can, and should, "quote" hishttp://semper-gaudete.blogspot.com/2017/03/the-first-saint-i-ever-heard-of-reposted.html

Lent Calendar Prayer and Reflection for 18 March CLERICAL WHISPERS - March 17, 2017 It is only right we should celebrate and rejoice, because your brother here was dead and has come to life; he was lost and is found. Luke 15:1-3, 11-32 The parable of the prodigal son shows the beauty of God's compassion and mercy. Whilst it is a very familiar passage, I am struck by the character of the older brother. He is resentful of the joyful welcome that the younger son receives. I can understand the older brother's frustration; he never broke any ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2017/03/lent-calendar-prayer-and-reflection-for_18.html

Some Byzantine Events for Lent NEW LITURGICAL MOVEMENT - March 17, 2017 Since it is the ancient custom of the Byzantine Rite to refrain from celebrating the Divine Liturgy on the weekdays of Lent, many Byzantine churches dedicate a lot more time to the Office in this period. A reader sent me a notice that the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church of St John the Baptist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is now live-streaming the celebration of the Office via its Facebook pag e ; the videos can also be watched after the live-steam is over. The schedule ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheNewLiturgicalMovement/~3/swTaUFGYPuQ/some-byzantine-events-for-lent.html

CWR Interview With Dom Alcuin Reid on Upcoming Sacra Liturgia Milan NEW LITURGICAL MOVEMENT - March 16, 2017 ... to us. His Eminence, Cardinal Scola, has facilitated our use of the beautiful church of St Alessandro for our celebration of Holy Mass in the ancient Ambrosian rite, and the conference will conclude in the Metropolitan Cathedral with Solemn Vespers, Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament and a statio at the altar of Blessed Ildephonse Schuster, the famous liturgist and Archbishop of Milan from 1929-1954. The Archpriest of the Duomo, who has also been very welcoming, will ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheNewLiturgicalMovement/~3/4ekhwBGqXhE/cwr-interview-with-dom-alcuin-reid-on.html

The Byzantine Feast of St Benedict in Rome NEW LITURGICAL MOVEMENT - March 15, 2017 ... as its Patron Saint, but because his feast always falls in Lent, when the Divine Liturgy is only celebrated on Sundays and Saturdays, it is commemorated when it falls during the week at a Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts, Vespers combined with a Communion service. Here are a few pictures from yesterday evening's ceremony. An icon of St Athanasius. titular Saint of the College's main church. As Elijah once did, Father, you brought down the rain from heaven by your divine ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheNewLiturgicalMovement/~3/MI5oMwZYOho/the-byzantine-feast-of-st-benedict-in.html

Real Music by Anthony Esolen HAPPY CATHOLIC* - March 14, 2017 ... melodic icons of Jesus Christ. I'm lucky enough to be part of a parish which offers a rich variety of music and our choice is the 11:00 Mass, where we often sing same great hymns that Anthony Esolen writes about in this stellar book. Esolen's translation of Dante and his commentary on the missal, The Beauty of the Word, are favorites of mine. His adroit connecting of poetry and prayer with underlying meanings have often opened my eyes and inspired me. Naturally I was eager to ...http://happycatholic.blogspot.com/2017/03/real-music-by-anthony-esolen.html

Tridentine Masses Coming This Week to Metro Detroit and East Michigan MUSINGS OF A PERTINACIOUS PAPIST - March 12, 2017 ... at bottom of this post about SSPX sites.]* (2nd Sunday of Lent - 1st class) Sun. 3/12 8:00 and 10:30AM Low Mass (Confessions 1/2 hour before Mass: call beforehand) at St. Ann's Church, Livonia [NB: See note at bottom of this post about SSPX sites.]* (2nd Sunday of Lent - 1st class) Sun. 3/12 9:00 AM : Low Mass at St. Joseph Oratory, Detroit (2nd Sunday of Lent - 1st class) Sun. 3/5 9:30 AM : High Mass at Assumption Grotto, Detroit (2nd Sunday ...http://pblosser.blogspot.com/2017/03/tridentine-masses-coming-this-week-to_12.html

Transfiguration: Changed and Transformed by Christ LIVING SACRIFICE - March 12, 2017 Transfiguration by Raffaello (1483-1520) (Second Sunday of Lent-Year A; This homily was given on March 11 & 12, 2017 at St. Anthony's Church, Pawtucket, R.I. S ee Genesis 12:1-4 and Matthew 17:1-9 ) Change is difficult. All of us can identify with how difficult, and sometimes even overwhelming, change can be. Whether it be some sudden alteration that catches us completely by surprise, or some new circumstance that we have totally anticipated, changes ...http://fathermahars.blogspot.com/2017/03/transfiguration-changed-and-transformed.html

Homily @ Lent: Shh; Listen BUKAS PALAD - March 11, 2017 Year A / Lent / Week 2 /Sunday Readings: Genesis 12.1-4a /Psalm 32.4-5,19-19, 20, 22 (R/v 22) / 2 Timothy 1.8b-10 / Matthew 17.1-9 "Shh, listen" We say this when we want to keep others so that we can hear something important. We do this when the noise is too loud and hearing is difficult. We utter this when we need to get another's attention to listen ...http://bukas-palad.blogspot.com/2017/03/homily-sssh-listen.html

** LENT 2017 Caritas's theme for the Bishops' Lent Appeal is "Your ... KIWICATH NEWS AND NOTES - March 11, 2017 *** LENT 2017 http://www.caritas.org.nz/lent Caritas's theme for the Bishops' Lent Appeal is "Your face, Lord, do I seek". The Lent Appeal is run by Caritas on behalf of New Zealand's Catholic Bishops to support their work of charity and justice for the poorest and most vulnerable around the world, including in Aotearoa New Zealand. Resources and the Lenten Reflection Programmes have been prepared for ...http://kiwicathnewsandnotes.blogspot.com/2017/03/lent-2017-httpwww_12.html

The Meaning of the Season of Lent CATHOLIC HOTDISH - March 10, 2017 There are four general Prefaces in the Roman Missal for the Season of Lent, and these texts are not only spoken liturgical prayers, they also serve as texts for personal prayer and meditation, and they express the spiritual purpose and importance of the season. Preface I of Lent explains the meaning of the season. It begins by noting that Lent is God's gracious gift to us each year. Lent is not monthly, quarterly, ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/CatholicHotdish/~3/050-CpU1VqU/

On the St. Patrick's Day Dispensation, or the Lack Thereof SERVANT AND STEWARD - March 9, 2017 While other Bishops and Archbishops have seen fit to grant a dispensation from the law of abstinence on the Fridays of Lent to allow Catholics to eat meat this year on the memorial of Saint Patrick, His Excellency the Most Reverend Thomas John Paprocki has decided not to grant such a dispensation from the law. For reasons unclear to me, the State Journal-Register has decided this matter to be worthy of the front page . In a letter to the priests of the Diocese, the ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/blogspot/OhEL/~3/qP7yOGmm4rI/on-st-patricks-day-dispensation-or-lack.html

Prairie Catholic Article: Through the Cross VIEW FROM THE AMBO - March 8, 2017 Lent is a season to reflect and ponder the Cross and Resurrection of Christ. The liturgical destination of our Lenten journey is the Sacred Triduum, when we celebrate the giving of the Eucharist, the Cross, and the Resurrection. It is tempting to ignore Good Friday, to view it as something simply 'gotten' through or around. Easter Sunday is easy to celebrate with joy. The gift of love that Christ leaves in the Eucharist as ...http://frtodd.blogspot.com/2017/03/prairie-catholic-article-through-cross.html

Lent Calendar Prayer and Reflection for 8 March - International Women's Day CLERICAL WHISPERS - March 7, 2017 A pure heart create in me O God, put a steadfast spirit within me. Psalm 50:3-4, 12-13, 18-19. R. v.19 Today is International Women's Day! A day when we celebrate the many wonderful achievements of all women around the world and recognise the vital and unique contributions women make to our societies and communities. In 1991 the Zambian Bishops' Conference published a document called You shall be my witnesses . They declared: "Zambian women are the backbone ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2017/03/lent-calendar-prayer-and-reflection-for_8.html

St Patrick's Day Hullabaloo Καθολικός διάκονος - March 7, 2017 This year St Patrick's Day, which falls during Lent every year, is on a Friday. Of course, on Fridays during the holy season of Lent, Roman Catholics are obliged to abstain from eating the meat of warm-blooded animals (there is no obligation to eat fish). Technically, this means that eating meat on a Friday of Lent is a sin, a confessable offense. At least in the United States, it is customary for many bishops, by no means all, to ...http://scottdodge.blogspot.com/2017/03/the-predictable-hullabaloo-over-st.html

Melkite Bishop Nicholas to Celebrate Divine Liturgy on Berkeley Campus, March 11th NEW LITURGICAL MOVEMENT - March 7, 2017 ... the United States , who will be celebrating the Divine Liturgy and giving us his episcopal blessing and exhortation." Hope to see you there. Here is a recording of the Hymn of Lent : Open to Me the Gates of Repentance The Divine Liturgy will be that of Sunday, March 12th, which is the Sunday of St Gregory Palamas in the Byzantine Rite. Years ago, I was told of a difference between East and West in the interpretation of the Transfiguration. St Thomas Aquinas stated that Christ ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheNewLiturgicalMovement/~3/2doqPChIWtQ/melkite-bishop-nicholas-to-celebrate.html

INDIA - Lent, Time to Help Christians in Orissa CLERICAL WHISPERS - March 5, 2017 Christians in different parts of India, especially in Kandhamal district in Orissa, need constant prayer and support from everyone, especially during Lent": says Archbishop John Barwa, SVD, who leads the baptized in the Archdiocese of Cuttack-Bhubaneswar, the capital of Orissa state, in Central India. "During Lent – says the Archbishop - the Catholic Church lives a period of spiritual renewal, a time to prepare oneself to celebrate the ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2017/03/india-lent-time-to-help-christians-in.html

Tridentine Masses Coming This Week to Metro Detroit and Eastern Michigan MUSINGS OF A PERTINACIOUS PAPIST - March 5, 2017 ... note at bottom of this post about SSPX sites.]* (1st Sunday of Lent - 1st class) Sun. 3/5 8:00 and 10:30AM Low Mass (Confessions 1/2 hour before Mass: call beforehand) at St. Ann's Church, Livonia [NB: See note at bottom of this post about SSPX sites.]* (1st Sunday of Lent - 1st class) Sun. 3/5 9:00 AM : Low Mass at St. Joseph Oratory, Detroit (1st Sunday of Lent - 1st class) Sun. 3/5 9:30 AM : High Mass at Assumption Grotto, Detroit (1st ...http://pblosser.blogspot.com/2017/03/tridentine-masses-coming-this-week-to.html

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