Pope Francis has invited all the Bishops of the world and their local Churches to participate in an Act of Consecration on March 25 to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. “…I intend to carry out a solemn Act of Consecration of humanity, and Russia and Ukraine in particular, to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. SinceContinue reading “Act of Consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary: March 25, 2022”
Heavenly Father,From age to age, you have never failed come to the aid of your people.Bless and protect the people of Ukraine. For those who have fled from their homes, give them comfort and shelter.For those who have stayed to fight, give them courage in battle.For those who have lost homes and livelihoods from missileContinue reading “A Prayer for Ukraine”
The Diocese of San Bernardino is a vibrant and diverse community of Roman Catholic Believers committed to bringing the Good News of Jesus Christ to all we encounter. We are guided by the core values of hospitality, collaboration, faith sharing and reconciliation. Through the impact of the Gospel, we seek to fill lives with hope.
Prayer for Peace by Pope Francis, Suggested Mass Texts, Sample Intercessions, and Music Suggestions
The Diocese of Belleville is seeking a full-time Director of Worship. The Director of Worship is the primary resource to the Bishop and the Diocese for ongoing renewal of the liturgical life and formation of the Church in southern Illinois. This position, in consultation with the Bishop, manages and directs diocesan worship activities, provides resources to parishes, and develops and administers programs of liturgical formation consistent with the USCCB Office of Divine Worship and diocesan guidelines. The Director of Worship works closely with leadership, parish priests, and parishioners.
The Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions is pleased, once again, to provide resources to aid in your preparations for Lent, the Sacred Paschal Triduum, and the Easter Season.
Congratulations to our friends and colleagues in Regions Ten and Thirteen who have just completed their 60th Annual Southwest Liturgical Conference Study Week! The Church of the United States has been blessed by their six decades of tireless dedication to liturgical formation.
On September 30, 2019, on the liturgical memorial of St. Jerome, Pope Francis announced that the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time would be celebrated as the Sunday of the Word of God. This year it will fall on Sunday, January 23, 2022.
Our free, seasonal booklet to help prepare liturgies during the Advent and Christmas seasons is now available in English and Spanish. Feel free to share it among your parishes and schools.
Please join us for a free webinar on Wednesday, December 15 at 1:00p (Eastern).