The Latin Requiem Mass

Earlier this month, my husband and I had the privilege of attending the annual Extraordinary Form (also known as Traditional Latin) Solemn Requiem Mass at our parish.  Of all the beautiful liturgies the Church gives us, I am particularly enthralled by this one.  This is the form of the liturgy I want for my own … Continue reading The Latin Requiem Mass

November in the Liturgical Year

This is an interesting time in the liturgical year, which really corresponds to the natural year.  In the early spring, we celebrate Christ’s Resurrection at a time of year when the earth is ‘rising’ from the dead of winter and visibly bursting into new life.  By early summer, we have entered into the Season After … Continue reading November in the Liturgical Year