Daily Archives: April 13, 2011

Decree on the Cult of Blessed John Paul II.

“An Exceptional Character … Marks the Beatification” VATICAN CITY, APRIL 11, 2011 Here is an unofficial translation of the decree issued by the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Sacraments that regulates the public liturgical observance, also known as the … Continue reading

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For all the Saints – The Holy Father’s General Audience today.

SAINTLINESS IS THE MEASURE OF CHRISTIAN LIFE VATICAN CITY, 13 APR 2011 (VIS) – During this Wednesday’s general audiences, Benedict XVI concluded the cycle of catechesis he has dedicated over the course of two years to the many saints who … Continue reading

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The role of the collectors and offertory processors

This article was contributed by guest columnist Bob Knighton, from New Zealand. There are many important roles in a parish that often fail to get recognised for their sacredness and their importance. Two of these roles are that of the … Continue reading

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