Monday, January 26th

Sts. Timothy & Titus
Rosary Group • 5:15pm - 5:45pm
Rosario Duran Visitation (Rosary at 7:30pm) • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Bible Timeline • 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Youth Ministry Core Leadership Team • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Men's Open Gym Night • 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Tuesday, January 27th

St. Angela Merici
Mass • 8:00am - 8:30am
Rosario Duran Funeral • 10:00am - 11:30am
Funeral Lunch • 11:30am - 2:30pm
Finance Council • 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Wednesday, January 28th

St. Thomas Aquinas, Angelic Doctor (1225-1274)
Prayer Blanket Ministry • 9:00am - 3:00pm
Mass • 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Confessions • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
RE Class • 6:30pm - 7:50pm
Thursday, January 29th

Mass • 8:00am - 8:30am
Bible Timeline • 9:30am - 11:00am
Centering Prayer • 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hunger Task Force • 5:45pm - 7:00pm
RCIA • 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday, January 30th

Mass • 8:00am - 8:30am
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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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