The Mass

July 3, 2014

Archbishop Coakley Asks Oklahoma City Civic Center to Reconsider Black Mass

He said July 1 that the event is a ‘Satanic inversion and distortion of the most sacred beliefs not only of Catholics, but of all Christians.’

June 24, 2014

Hate Group’s Presence Shocks Attendees at Priest’s Funeral

Protest brings dismay.

February 10, 2014

San Francisco Project to Promote Beauty in Liturgy and Music

The Benedict XVI Institute was launched in part ‘to recover a sense of our sacred music,’ Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone said.

October 16, 2013

Government Allows Contract Priest to Celebrate Mass on Naval Base

One day after a lawsuit was filed in federal court challenging the suspension of Sunday Mass at the base, Justice Department attorneys said the priest could return.

October 16, 2013

Ordinariate Use Unites Anglican Tradition to Catholic Church

A Mass on Oct. 10, the day after the memorial of Anglican convert Blessed John Henry Newman, was the first liturgy to officially integrate traditional Anglican prayers into the Roman rite.

November 15, 2012

U.S. Bishops: Homilies Should Invite Catholics to Conversion

Every homily should center on Jesus, they stress in a new document on preaching.