Saturday, September 20th

St. Paul Chong Hasang and Companions
St. Andrew Kim Taegon
Confessions • 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Mass • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
St. Matthew Annual Gala (Dinner/Auction) • 6:15pm - 11:15pm
Sunday, September 21st

St. Matthew the Apostle
Mass • 8:00am - 9:00am
RE Class • 9:00am - 10:15am
Mass • 10:30am - 11:30am
Confirmation Sponsor Retreat • 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Jr. High Youth Night • 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Sr. High Youth Night • 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Monday, September 22nd

Rosary Group • 5:15pm - 5:45pm
Bible Timeline • 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Youth Ministry Core Team • 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Men's Open Gym Night • 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Tuesday, September 23rd

St. Padre Pio da Pietrelcina
Finance Council • 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Fall Festival Celebration Planning Meeting • 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Wednesday, September 24th

Prayer Blanket Ministry • 8:30am - 3:30pm
RE Class • 6:30pm - 7:50pm
1st Reconciliation Parent Meeting • 6:45pm - 7:45pm
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A Brief (but very helpful) Explanation of the Changes to the Mass Translation PDF Print E-mail
Written by Bob Broxterman   
Monday, 08 August 2011 14:28

Why are the words of the Catholic Mass changing? Fr. John Muir of the Life Teen program confronts the misconceptions about the changes with truth and clarity. Fr. John helps parents understand the recent history behind the newest 3rd Edition of the Roman Missal and how it grows from the 1st and 2nd editions. Fr. John compares the “dynamic equivalent” and the “formal equivalent” of how we translate words from Latin to English, and then explains the elaborate process used to create the new Roman Missal. Finally, Fr. John encourages us to rediscover the meaning behind the words we use at Mass.

(There is another video explanation geared toward teenagers on the "Youth Ministry" page.)

Word for Word [Parents] from Life Teen on Vimeo.


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