Date posted: Sep 25, 2019
Five Weeks (This course has been updated and expanded!)
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Prepare for effective liturgy planning in your faith community. Learn the Church’s vision for the liturgy, the basic structure of the Mass, and principles for liturgical practice.
This course has a required text: James A. Mongelluzzo, Understanding the Liturgy: A Guide to How Catholics Worship. Twenty-Third Publications, 2018.
Week 1: The Church's Vision for Liturgy
Week 2: Ritual and Symbol
Week 3: Liturgical Ministry, Time, and Space
Week 4: Liturgical Music and Popular Devotions
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Additional Materials Needed
James A. Mongelluzzo, Understanding the Liturgy: A Guide to How Catholics Worship. Twenty-Third Publications, 2018.
A participant can expect to spend an average of 4-5 hours each week. This commitment includes both preparation and interaction online.
Rev. Msgr. James A. Mongelluzzo, S.T.D., is a priest of the Diocese of Worcester, Massachusetts, and serves on the faculty at Pope St. John XXIII National Seminary.