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The Mass Series – Part III: Christ is present in the word proclaimed

The Mass Series – Part III: Christ is present in the word proclaimed

| Father Tom Margevicius | September 3, 2008 | 0 Comments

Of the articles I am writing for this series on the Mass, I am really excited about this one: the Liturgy of the Word.

For too long, we have assumed, “Protestants get the Bible, Catholics get the sacraments.”

Wrong.

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The Mass Series – Part II: Entrance rites – Getting ready to meet God

The Mass Series – Part II: Entrance rites – Getting ready to meet God

| Father Tom Margevicius | February 9, 2008 | 0 Comments

Last week I mentioned a few concepts that help us appreciate the Mass, such as symbolic objects, words and actions, timelessness, active participation and changed lives. Now let’s look more closely at the beginning of Mass.

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The Mass Series – Part I: What we believe is what we pray and live

The Mass Series – Part I: What we believe is what we pray and live

| Father Tom Margevicius | February 2, 2008 | 0 Comments

“Ite, Missa est.” This is the Latin ending of the Mass, rendered in English as: “The Mass is ended, go in peace.”

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