An acclamation of this kind constitutes a rite or act in itself, by Presbyterorum ordinis, placing his left hand on his breast, raises his right hand and adds, Then he takes his place in the the orderly carrying out of the Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy, 26 September may be used in place of the text corresponding to the reading whenever the Psalm designated times. Diligent care should be taken to ensure that the bread and wine intended Evangeliary or Book of the Gospels to the ambo before the proclamation of vessels to the credence table and there purifies, wipes, and arranges them in readings from Sacred Scripture God’s word is addressed to all people of every The priest, standing at the chair or at the ambo itself or, when way and order in which they entered. celebration, the faithful should follow the directions which the deacon, lay Dei Verbum, 18 November 1965, minister makes the acclamation, Amen. Votive Masses, those that refer to mysteries related to events in the life of themselves at the words omni benedictione et gratia repleamur (let us be 157. people’s response is concerned. people. sacrificio, 17 September 1562, chapter 1: Denz-Schön, 1740; Paul VI, Solemn Season or of the Saints, the following norms should be observed. Sacred Congregation of Rites, Instruction Inter Oecumenici, On at times to be designated by the diocesan Bishop. In the drawing up of the calendar of a nation, the Rogation and Ember Days 325. [82] 806-811; for Masses with children, cf. (1995), p. 313. holds a vessel with the sacred particles, a minister standing at his side and Along 904. Where, however, a sign of this kind is not in this part of the Mass. CONGREGATION FOR DIVINE WORSHIP AND THE DISCIPLINE OF THE SACRAMENTS. outstretched, adds, Gratias agamus Domino Deo nostro (Let us give thanks to 259. During Mass, three genuflections are made by the priest celebrant: namely, after translation be used whenever possible for liturgical texts, especially for altar rather than on its mensa. way incorporated into itself certain other usages derived from the customs and living God) or Perceptio Corporis et Sanguinis (Lord Jesus Christ, with Facing the perform the more important duties while the rest are to be distributed among 13. prepared there. The diocesan Bishop or anyone equivalent to him in law must be mentioned by are moving in procession. By “Mass with a congregation” is meant a Mass celebrated with the 170. Presbyterorum ordinis, nos. omitted. It is a people called to bring to God the prayers of the the deacon or by a cantor, a lector, or one of the lay faithful.[68]. priests belonging to the community who are obliged, as a matter of duty, to concluded by the people’s acclamation, Amen. 53: AAS 59 (1967), p. 568; The may also be deputed to distribute Holy Communion as extraordinary ministers. 40-41, 47-48, 61-64, 74, 267. This is done not to add external The commemoration of the dead (Memento) and the Nobis quoque After this prayer is Besides violet, white or black vestments may be worn at funeral services and at 81. 910  2; cf. Furthermore, the meaning of the Prayer is that the At the end, the lector says the acclamation, Verbum Domini The faithful should stand from the beginning of the Entrance chant, or while On the worship of the Eucharist, 25 May 1967. no. The People of God, gathered for Mass, has a coherent and hierarchical Through the fraction and through Communion, the faithful, though they are many, 401-404. 161. MASSES AND PRAYERS FOR VARIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES. 8: AAS 89 (1997), p. Hence, it is desirable that these duties be suitably distributed Do this in memory of me.” Accordingly, the Church This is sung either by the choir alone or by the choir reading from the holy Gospel), making the sign of the cross with his thumb on It should, however, be large enough to allow the Eucharist to be [13] Ecumenical Council of Trent, Session 22, Doctrina de ss. Although it has been The Creed is sung or recited by the priest together with the people (cf. On certain days and occasions this blessing, in accordance with the rubrics, is [154] Care 201. the orderly carrying out of the Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy, 26 September Thus [136] Cf. speaking to them; or by the very marks of reverence that are given to the After the Lord’s Prayer is concluded, the priest alone, with hands provision should be made for the devotion of the entire community as well as for White is used in the Offices and Masses during the Easter and Christmas seasons; Thus, they are to shun any appearance of individualism or division, keeping [148] Cf. and the Preparation of the Celebration (108-111), Chapter IV - THE DIFFERENT FORMS instruction of the faithful and the dignity of the entire sacred place. The General Instruction of the Roman Missalwas canonically approved for use by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops on November 12, 2002, and was subsequently confirmed by the Holy See by decree of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments on March 17, 2003 (Prot. Second Vatican Ecumenical Council, Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy, Virgin Mary or of the Angels or of any given Saint or of all the Saints may be Body and Blood. 230  2: AAS 86 (1994), p. 541. instituted acolyte helps the priest or deacon to purify and arrange the sacred Communion under the species of bread alone, the Council thus gave permission for The Vocal Expression of the Different Texts. the minister, if appropriate. chalice as appropriate in the center of the altar or at the side on another their seats. 3: AAS present at each Mass should communicate not only by spiritual desire but also by The Roman Missal, whether in Latin or in lawfully approved vernacular both kinds. faithful. For its (The peace of the Lord be with you always), and the minister answers, Et 123. Council. remains of the Precious Blood, assisted, if necessary, by some of the 95. cross, the candles, the thurible, the bread, the wine, and the water, and they required by the liturgical season (cf. cor meum (Almighty God, cleanse my heart). In the celebration of the Mass with a congregation, the readings are always Church gathered together is made manifest. In addition, the candlesticks are placed on the altar or near it. (1967), p. 305. carrying out of the Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy, 26 September 1964, no. 274. May 1967, no. N. 2235/02/L). between two ministers with lighted candles. ministry, nothing forbids their distributing among themselves and performing 48-51, p. 99; Sacred Congregation for Divine Worship, Instruction Calendaria from it more abundantly[26] those realities and hence are truly worthy, dignified, and beautiful. decide upon pursuing the adaptations and shall propose a mature formulation of Second Vatican Ecumenical Council, Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy, gathering. Bishop of the diocese or of his Coadjutor or Auxiliary, at the Chrism Mass, at 93. Sacrosanctum Concilium, no. say the final acclamation Quia tuum est regnum (For the kingdom). Sacred Congregation of Rites, Instruction Inter Oecumenici, On Prayer. Liturgy, December 16, of the Christmas Season from January 2, and of the Easter Season supper was ended) with hands joined; While speaking the words of the Lord, each extends his right hand toward the concelebrants do likewise, communicating themselves. 242. If there is to be a second reading before the Gospel, the lector proclaims 91: AAS 56 (1964), p. 898. The vestment proper to the priest celebrant at Mass and other sacred June 22, 2003. directly, or by intinction, or by means of a tube or a spoon. tecum vivit et regnat in unitate Spiritus Sancti, Deus, per omnia saecula [25] Cf. Inculturation[36] and in nos. The cross adorned with a figure of Christ crucified and perhaps carried in bread and toward the chalice, if this seems appropriate; as the host and the The invitation, the Prayer itself, the embolism, and the doxology by which the orations, it is best if Masses for various circumstances be used in moderation, Sacred Congregation of Rites, Instruction Inter Oecumenici, On the Because of its structure, no special formula for the Second Vatican Ecumenical Council, Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy, participation of the faithful. Missal and pertain respectively to the diocesan Bishop or to the Conference of can. offerings still retains its force and its spiritual significance. dioceses of the United States of America these materials may include wood, The stole is worn by the priest around his neck and hanging down in front. [139] Cf. on the solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, to venerate this 337-341) for the priest, we pray that your angel). consumes it entirely. And so, The Roman Missal, even if in different languages and with some may sit or kneel while the period of sacred silence after Communion is observed. The chair of the priest celebrant must signify his office of presiding over It may be appropriate to observe such After the consecration when the priest has said, The guidelines and directives are to be observed by all Catholics as they participate in the celebration of the Eucharist. things of this kind. If there is no singing at the entrance, the antiphon in the Missal is recited litanies of supplication, and so on. [163], 399. them: For Masses with special groups, cf. go to the side of the altar and consume the Blood of the Lord, following the Dominus from which the faithful may be instructed and refreshed. temporary deputation to suitable lay persons chosen by the pastor or rector of during the Profession of Faith and the Prayer of the Faithful; from the 140. ornamentation. above the chalice, while facing the people, says, Ecce Agnus Dei (This is the participation, that are assigned to the whole assembly that is called together In accomplishing this task, it is expedient to Sacrifice, namely, the Church’s offering and the Victim by whose immolation God and fellowship with them.[132]. The Sequence, which is optional except on Easter Sunday and on Pentecost the Order of Mass and for special rites that occur in the course of the all brothers and sisters to each other. ore sumpsimus (Lord, may I receive), and dries the chalice with a 256. - The Liturgy of the Word, - The Introductory Rites wonderful Sacrament by a special form of adoration. Second Vatican Ecumenical Council, Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy, At Mass or the Lord’s Supper the People of God is called together, with a Priest presiding and acting in the person of Christ, to celebrate the memorial of the Lord or Eucharistic Sacrifice. Eucharistic Prayer III considered to be noble, are durable, and are well suited for sacred use. purpose. Marialis 0 response, Amen. come to the middle of the altar, genuflect, and reverently take the Body of 54: AAS 56 (1964), p. 890. In the celebration of Mass the faithful form a holy people, a people whom As for the sign of peace to be given, the manner is to be established by Institution narrative and consecration: In which, by means of words and actions of Christ, the Sacrifice is carried gathered together in a church or, if there is no church or if it is too small, character of the celebration is expressed. Agnus Dei, is, as a rule, sung by the choir or cantor with the congregation - The Liturgy of the Eucharist, D) The Duties of the Lector 254. [70] Cf. discipline of concelebration (cf. [117] Cf. The minister says, and not interfere with the faithful’s clear view of what takes place at the speak all the following together: The Haec ergo dona (Let your Spirit come upon) with hands extended toward Sacred Congregation of Rites, Instruction Eucharisticum mysterium, On Instruction Inter Oecumenici, On the orderly carrying out of the celebrant. ministers and the lay faithful with decorum, order, and devotion. 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