“Learning About the Roman Liturgy” – (May 19-Kissing The Altar)

www.romanitaspress.com In this episode Louis discusses the profound significance of why the celebrant kisses the altar several times during the Roman Mass. Please follow and like us:

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The Altar…the very purpose of the church building

The Holy Sacrifice of the Mass is the center of Catholic life and is our continuing source of sanctifying grace.  Please follow and like us:

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Veiling of the Cross and Statues

Every year the church goes through this; starting from the beginning of the Easter season of the liturgical year the Church has followed our Lord’s footsteps in the course of His apostolic ministry. Please follow and like us:

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Chronological Development of Chalice Linens and Cleaning

In the early church it is most likely that only one linen cloth was used to serve as both altar-cloth and corporal.  Please follow and like us:

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Chalice Linens – their significance

Vesture. It means an item of clothing; garment; attire.  That’s what linen cloths are for the Chalice.  Please follow and like us:

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Visualizing the altar decorated

Like everything else there is a proper way to decorate the church altars.  Please follow and like us:

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