Liturgy

Maureen K. Day March 30, 2018
Newness comes easily for infants, but a Lent practiced with intention provides newness for the rest of us.
Retired New York Auxiliary Bishop Gerald T. Walsh distributes Communion during a Mass on the March 17 feast of St. Patrick, patron of the Archdiocese of New York, at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City. (CNS photo/Gregory A. Shemitz)
Michael J. O’Loughlin March 22, 2018
“It is clear that what matters to Pope Francis is the transformation of individuals and communities through their attentive and communal participation in the sacramental mysteries."
Associated Press March 21, 2018
The Holy Thursday ritual has become a hallmark of Francis' papacy.
Young attendees at last year's Religious Education Congress in Anaheim. (CNS photo/Victor Aleman, Angelus News)
Jim McDermott March 16, 2018
Composer John Flaherty has been overseeing renewal and experimentation at the R.E.C.’s worship services for almost three decades.
Barry Hudock March 08, 2018
Wherever you stand on the matter, it's clear that the church teaching on ordination represents a problem for evangelization.
Cardinal Robert Sarah, prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Sacraments, is pictured at the Vatican in this Oct. 9, 2012, file photo. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Michael J. O’Loughlin February 23, 2018
Cardinal Sarah questions why Catholics stand—rather than kneel—and receive Communion in the hand.