Videos and service leaflets are beginning to appear across the Internet from last Sunday’s Palm Sunday Services. What did you do in your parish?
Posts Tagged Holy Week
What the church does together in its liturgical assembly during Holy Week is almost by definition much more accessible to children than what the church does on, say, the umpteenth Sunday in ordinary time. What the church does during Holy Week, when one boils it down, is simple. In our words and our actions, our songs and our prayers, we tell the story of Jesus’ death and resurrection.
How will you keep this week holy?
Whether from here-to-there or here-to-here, Holy Week’s processions are an invitation to journey into the heart of the Paschal Mystery.
We can, and must, make very sure that when we participate in these symbolic actions, we celebrate them with fullness and lavishness.
Does the Chrism Mass fit theologically within the overall flow of Holy Week? Certainly — but not for the reason that many people think.