Musicam Sacram: Preface and Part I
It’s one thing to have an opinion about liturgical music; in fact, it is difficult not to have an opinion. But having an informed opinion—one shaped by the Magisterium, the Church’s tradition, and sound pastoral practice—is quite another.
Letters to the Editor
Searching for the Truth Dear friends at Adoremus, I am an Australian brother in an Austrian religious order, where we…
The Rite Questions: RCIA and Lenten Baptisms
Can candidates for reception into full Communion with the Church be received at a time other than the Easter Vigil, and are baptisms allowed during Lent?
Pope to Innovate Announcement of Monthly Prayer Intentions
Pope Francis is changing up the practice of his monthly prayer intentions, distributed worldwide by the Apostleship of Prayer.
Lectionary for Mass Supplement Available from Publishers
This collection of readings that has been augmented and developed into the Lectionary for Mass Supplement is available from Catholic Book Publishing Company, Liturgy Training Publications, and Liturgical Press.
Pope Francis Calls for “New Catechumenate” in Marriage Preparation
Pope Francis has again stressed the pressing need for effective education and preparation for the sacrament of marriage.
Fatima Indulgence for Fatima Centenary
Pope Francis has granted a plenary indulgence opportunity for the 100th anniversary of the Fatima apparitions throughout the centennial year.
Commission to Review Liturgiam Authenticam
Despite the recent promulgation of the new English translation of the Roman Missal, Rome isn’t finished with translations of the other ritual books from Latin into native languages.
Instruction on Burial Practices Issued by Congregation for Doctrine of the Faith
Cardinal Gerhard Müller, Prefect for the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, published the Instruction Ad resurgendum cum Christo, “Regarding the Burial of the Deceased and the Conservation of the Ashes in the Case of Cremation” on August 15.
Letters to Editor
All in for Gregorian I really wish you did not focus so much on music. As far as I’m concerned…