Liturgy

Pope Francis speaks as he celebrates Mass with about 50 cardinals in the Pauline Chapel of the Apostolic Palace at the Vatican June 27. The Mass marked the pope's 25th anniversary of his ordination as a bishop. (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano)
Faith Explainer
John F. BaldovinAugust 28, 2017
With his speech last week, Pope Francis has definitively and unequivocally put his weight behind a liturgical movement.
Faith Dispatches
Gerard O’ConnellAugust 24, 2017
The reform of the liturgy introduced by Vatican II is here to stay.
Faith Generation Faith
James WhiteAugust 10, 2017
Speaking in front of a hundred people did not come naturally to me.
Faith Explainer
Emma Winters July 11, 2017
Odds are, if your parish provides a “gluten-free” host, it is actually just using a low-gluten host.
Arts & Culture Books
Sidney CallahanJuly 06, 2017
Father Thomas J. Scirghi recognizes how much preparation good preaching requires.
Edward Lally (center) is joined by his schola, Sarah Coffman, Katherine Keberlein, Ngaire Bull and Sarah Beatty, at St. Edward's Catholic Church in Chicago on April 8, 2017. Photo courtesy of Sarah Beatty.
Faith Dispatches
Judith ValenteApril 25, 2017
With chant “you’re expressing something in pure melody."