Useful Liturgy Texts

Liturgies in the absence of Priest

Liturgies in the absence of Priest

Liturgies in absence of a priest   Fr. John Columba McCann O.S.B. suggests some possibilities for those who must organise weekday liturgies in the absence of a priest, and recommends other options besides Communion Services   While daily Mass is a feature of parish life everywhere in Ireland, it is becoming increasingly common to find(…)

The Mysteries of Light

The Mysteries of Light

MYSTERIES OF LIGHT The late Holy Father, Pope John Paul II, when he proclaimed the Year of the Rosary in 2003 returned to the theme of contemplating the face of Christ from a Marian perspective. He said that ‘in its flow of repetitions, it represents a kind of pedagogy of love aimed at evoking within(…)

Art and the Eucharist

Art and the Eucharist

EUCHARISTIC CONGRESS 75 ART AND THE EUCHARIST This is the material used at a presentation of art and music to mark the 75th anniversary of the Eucharistic Congress in Dublin 1932. St. Kevin’s Oratory, Pro-Cathedral 21 June 2007 Presented by Dr. Eileen Kane with Ms. Michaela – Loredan Chirvase (Soprano) Fr. Rodrigue Marino Nguekam C.S.Sp.(…)

Weekday Celebrations for the Christian Community

Weekday Celebrations for the Christian Community

Weekday Celebrations for the Christian Community   In the world of ideas today we often hear people encouraging us to ‘think outside the box’. In other words to take a blank canvas and to create something new free from the inhibitions of a closed way of approaching issues and tasks. I propose that we do(…)