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June 23, 2014

God’s Immeasurable Love Transforms Lives, Pope Francis Tells Pilgrims

The Holy Father said, 'Every time that we participate in holy Mass and we are nourished by the body of Christ, the presence of Jesus and of the Holy Spirit acts in us, shaping our hearts, communicating interior attitudes to us that translate into behaviors according to the Gospel.'

December 3, 2013

Pope Francis: A Church Without Joy Is Unimaginable

The Church’s mission is to transmit this message, which brings authentic peace, the Holy Father said in his Dec. 3 homily.

November 12, 2013

Pope Francis: Entrust Yourself to the Loving Hands That Formed You

People must choose to face death ‘belonging to the devil’ or entrusting themselves to the loving hands of God, the Pope said.

November 5, 2013

The Devil’s War On Silence in Mass

July 8, 2013

Are We Re-Crucifying Jesus in the Mass?

April 30, 2013

‘Sacra Liturgia 2013’ Inspired by Benedict XVI’s Writings on the Mass

Bishop Dominique Rey of France discusses the significance of the Pope Emeritus’ work on the liturgy.

March 27, 2013

10 things you need to know about Holy Thursday

March 18, 2013

Should We Be Concerned About Pope Francis's Inaugural Mass?

March 17, 2013

9 things you need to know about Pope Francis's inaugural Mass

December 28, 2012

Tidings of Discomfort and Liturgical Abuse

October 9, 2012

Vatican: Stop Messing with the Lamb of God

July 25, 2012

Major League Soccer All-Star Rediscovers Beauty of Catholic Faith

Columbus Crew midfielder Eddie Gaven pursues soccer career with proper perspective.

April 27, 2012

The Healing of a Football Player’s Wounded Heart

Former quarterback finds peace of soul in the Mass, priesthood and intercession of St. Joseph.

March 4, 2012

What you should be thinking when you hear noisy kids at Mass

February 25, 2012

The Church is Losing Young Families

February 25, 2012

Cardinal Dolan on the Record

Saturday Book Pick: John Allen probes a new cardinal on his 'affirmative orthodoxy.'

February 17, 2012

The Priest Was Facing The Other Way

February 13, 2012

Equipping Men for the Spiritual Battle

The co-host of EWTN’s Life on the Rock discusses his plan to prepare men for life’s most important moments.

February 3, 2012

6 Ways to Know You're Dealing with a Catholic Heretic

January 28, 2012

Chapters & Verses? Mass Before Trent? Ordinary Marriages & Sainthood?

January 10, 2012

Breaking Bad Liturgical Habits

Jan. 15 issue column on how the Mass should be celebrated.

December 8, 2011

Movie on the Mass Opens Friday

December 7, 2011

How the New Missal Is Already Fostering a Deeper Understanding of the Mass

Cardinal Donald Wuerl, author Edward Sri and musician Matt Maher discuss the opportunity of the new translation.

December 6, 2011

Is Your Parish Missing an Opportunity This Christmas?

December 5, 2011

Seven Reasons to Own Your Own Missal

December 3, 2011

New Mass Translation Outside Mass; Bad Confession Advice; Customer Responsibility; and More!

November 28, 2011

What Happens to Old Mass Books?

U.S. bishops outline proper disposal of old liturgical books and religious items as new Missal comes into use.

November 28, 2011

Most Catholics Happy With New Missal

Debut of long-awaited translation ruffles few feathers, as Vatican cardinal predicts profound impact on the Church.

November 27, 2011

A View from the Pew: The New Translation in Practice

November 27, 2011

The Four Liturgists of the Apocalypse

November 27, 2011

Introducing the New Missal: Why We Worship With Liturgy

How one priest prepared his parish for the new Missal, which begins use in the U.S. this First Sunday of Advent.

November 27, 2011

Advent Is Here!

Prepare your heart for Christmas with our Advent Guides.

November 24, 2011

Thanksgiving and the Eucharist

Editorial from our Nov. 20 issue.

November 23, 2011

Should Catholics Wear Neck Braces to Mass this Sunday?

Mainstream Media Reports on the New Translation

November 16, 2011

What Do You Think of This Liturgical Song?

November 14, 2011

Domestic Church Prepares for the New Missal

Practical ways parents are helping their children understand the upcoming Mass changes. Nov. 20 issue feature.

November 4, 2011

Importance of Family Dinner, Wow: Mass set to Mozart's Requiem, Beauty, and much more!

The Best in Catholic Blogging

October 31, 2011

'Listening' and the New Missal

The new translation provides a richer opportunity for Catholics to listen with the heart, responding to the voice that is beyond the words, that is, the call of God, and entering more deeply into prayer. In this way, we can actively participate in the liturgy. Editorial for Nov. 6 issue.

October 22, 2011

JP2 Mass Appeal

Publisher's note for Oct. 9-22 issue in time for John Paul II's first feast day, Oct. 22. John Paul, pray for us!

October 7, 2011

Register Radio: The New Translation of the Roman Missal

Professor Dr. Edward Sri and Apologist Jimmy Akin

September 30, 2011

Modesty at Mass, Peaceful Pro-Lifers Attacked, Catholic Social Thought, Celibacy, and much more!

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September 29, 2011

Modesty at Mass Is a Must

The importance of dressing for God, not the culture

September 22, 2011

Text of Pope's Homily at Berlin's Olympic Stadium

September 8, 2011

Liturgy and Music: Singing the Words of the Mass

Part 2 of a Register series on the new translation of the Missal

September 8, 2011

The Mass, The Importance of Dad, Simple Works, The First Culture War, and much more!

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September 2, 2011

In Praise of Imperfect Reverence

August 30, 2011

Abp. O'Brien Elevated to Equestrian Order, How to Behave at Mass, Young Guns, and much more!

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August 16, 2011

Opening Mass Welcomes Pilgrims to WYD

Day 2 in Madrid: What an incredible, amazing day!

August 13, 2011

WYD Updates, Mass Tech, Catholic Bookstores Go Online, Jesuit Who Invented HTML, and much more!

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August 12, 2011

A Traditional WYD, Existence of Order, Holding Hands, Modest Dress Code for Mass, and much more!

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July 2, 2011

Altar Rail Returning to Use

Architects, pastors and parishioners find it enhances reverence in church.

June 29, 2011

ICEL’s Executive Director: New Missal Translation ‘Long Overdue’

June 20, 2011

New Mass Music Coming to a Church Near You

Parishes will learn settings ahead of full-scale missal implementation, bishops decide.

June 3, 2011

The Socially Awkward Person's Guide to the Sign of Peace

March 24, 2011

Snail Mail and Dates With Jesus

February 26, 2011

Which is Better: Latin Mass or Novus Ordo?

February 21, 2011

Why I Love My Ugly Little Liturgy

October 29, 2010

Tired of announcements during Mass? Here's what to do.

September 10, 2010

Good Fridays: Cellular Mass, Larry King and your mom

August 25, 2010

Okay, Liturgical Rant Time

May 19, 2010

Missal Guidance System

Bishops, Pastors, Laity Ready Themselves for New Mass

March 31, 2010

Mystery, Meditation, Power, Prayer

New Book Connects the Rosary and the Mass

March 5, 2010

Answering Zmirak on the Mass

December 2, 2009

Memorial Mass for Archbishop Fulton Sheen

June 24, 2009

PBS: No Mass, No More