An unintimidating guide to understanding the Catholic Mass
Throughout the centuries, the liturgy of the Church has taken a variety of regional and historical forms, but one thing has remained constant: the Mass has always been the central form of Catholic worship.
Catholic Mass For Dummies gives you a step-by-step overview of the Catholic Mass, as well as a close look at the history and meaning of the Mass as a central form of Catholic worship. Youll find information on the order of a Mass and coverage of major Masses.
Covers standard Sunday Mass, weddings, funerals, holiday services, and holy days of obligation
Provides insight on the events, symbols, themes, history, and language of the Mass
Translations of a Mass in Castilian and Latin American Spanish
If youre a Catholic looking to enhance your knowledge of your faith, an adult studying to convert to Catholicism, a CCD instructor, or a non-Catholic who wants to understand the many nuances of the Catholic Mass, this hands-on, friendly guide has you covered.