Table of Contents
Mar 15, 2005

Table of Contents

Online Edition – March 2005

Vol. XI, No. 1 

Table of Contents

The face of Christ on Veronica’s Veil, by Claude Mellan, 1623, copper engraving.

News & Views – Bishop Lynch to FDLC: "Enough already" — Swiss Bishops on Lay Preaching — Chicago Conference: "The Lost Language of Vatican II" — Cardinal Arinze to Address St. Louis Liturgy Conference

The Centrality of the Holy Eucharist in the Christian LifeAddress given February 7, 2005 at St. Peter the Apostle Church in Naples, Florida. — by Cardinal Francis Arinze

Sanctus Bells –Their History and Use in the Catholic Church"Most Catholic Christians are familiar with Sanctus bells. Though the bells are still heard in many parishes, many wonder about them. Some long to hear their joyful sounds; and some erroneously believe their use during the Mass is now prohibited." — by Matthew Herrera

"How Great Thou Aren’t"? A lament on new church buildings — by Helen Hull Hitchcock

Signs and WondersThe way we worship is not just a matter of style to be updated when fashions change: it expresses what we most deeply believe to be true. — by Anthony Corvaia, Jr.

Readers’ Forum — March 2005 – Communion in the Absence of a Priest — Music Approval? — Worship Worries — On Inculturation — Doubting the Real Presence — Children’s Liturgies — Elevation at the Consecration — Extraordinary Minister Training — Intinction — What Should the Altar Servers Wear?

Family Stations of the Cross — Adapted from Women for Faith & Family’s Lent and Easter Sourcebook



Cardinal Francis Arinze