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Liturgy

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The order of worship varies depending on the parent church. Some are heavily proscribed, with specific order and even defining the scripture that is to be read on each day. Others are open to interpretation without restrictions.
It relates to public worship, either out in the open or in  someone's house or building. A fine example of litugical practice  was Jesus Sermon on the Mount. It was an open space that allowed  Jesus to be heard and seen, and the people could worship God as  well.
To proclaim simply means to read or announce. Proclaiming thegospel and the other scriptures is the job of the lector.
To give something up and to fast starting at age 14 because Jesus died during the season of lent.
Non-liturgical means not related to public worship.
the offertory. this is when the congregation bring up the bread and wine. REMEMBER IT IS NOT JESUS' BODY AND BLOOD TILL AFTER THE OFFERTORY
It is sung in Mass Proper just before the reading of the Gospelneumatic in style with a long melisma on the last syllable of the word "Alleluia"
One psalm is usually sang in between the readings.
No, it was first demonstrated by Jesus Christ when he broke bread and drank of the wine at what we know as The Last Supper. The sacrament is to remember His sacrifice and to renew our own covenants which we have made with Him.
Advent. It is a time of hope, of joyful anticipation.It is aneschatological time. It is not a time of penitence. Some people get confused by thissince both Advent and Lent call for Violet vestments. To helpdistinguish the nature of these two periods, liturgists havesuggested wearing a more purple...
  There is no audience. Just as there is no audience at any eucharistic celebration or liturgy. All who are present are called to prayer. The dance movement is a form of prayer.
The Liturgical Year starts on Advent Sunday. This can fall anytime  between November 27 and December 3.
It starts Jan. 1st and ends Dec. 31st
A liturgical calendar is used for religious purposes and divination and is usually based on lunar cycles. A regular calendar is used for civil or mundane purposes and is usually based on solar cycles.
It is because it is the word of God.  
The liturgical colors signify the liturgical season being celebrated and its spirit. Violet is for the seasons for Advent and Lent. White is for the Easter and Christmas seasons. Green is used during the Ordinary Time.
To remember the passion of Christ and to do penance.
The time before lent is simply back to the ordinary time especially the first Sunday of ordinary time.  
It guides them to remember the works of God. Every period of time has a different event either happiness and sadness.  
The Liturgy of the Eucharist includes the presentation of the bread and   wine, the prayer or the anaphora containing the words of consecration, and   communion.  
It is usually white or yellow. It symbolized the risen Lord.
Roman Catholic- because they follow the every season of the year.They divide the word of God into 3 cycle and all the member of the universal church celebrate the same with the other.  
Advent is purple and blue. Christmas and Christmas season is white or gold. Season after Epiphany is green. Lent is purple. Holy Week has red, white or gold and gray. Easter and Pentecost is celebrated with white or gold for Easter and red for Pentecost. Season after Pentecost is green. Other...
Usually white, although gold may be substituted, except on GoodFriday, when the color is Red.
The Liturgy of the Word is a part of the Catholic Mass and takes place in the church. During this liturgy the lectors read the first reading, second reading (on Sundays only), the responsorial psalm, and them the priest reads the Gospel. The priest then preaches the homily or sermon and the liturgy...
Celebration, religious ritual.
I have always been taught that Pentecost Sunday is the most important feast of the year. It is the birthday of the Church and celebrates the descent of the Holy Spirit on the apostles that stimulated them to come out of hiding and begin preaching the Gospel. If Pentecost had never happened, the...
The liturgy of "fire and light" may refer to the first part of the ceremonies for Holy Saturday, also known as the Paschal Vigil. These ceremonies begin with a virgin fire that is enkindled to light the Paschal Candle. The Candle represents Christ, the Light of the World as well as symbolizing His...
The answer to this question depends on how you count the Rite, particularly if you count some Rites as sub-Rites of others, and if you count disused Rites at at all. Nonetheless, here are the Rites that one might find in the history of the Catholic Church: 1. The Roman or Latin Rite, including...
Advent Christmas Season Ordinary Time Lent Easter Triduum Easter Season Ordinary Time Advent begins a new Church year.
Preparation ofte gifts, prayer over the gifts, Eucharistic prayer, communion rite, lords prayer, rite of peace, breaking of the bread, and holy communion
Currently, three translations are approved for Catholic liturgical use: the New Jerusalem, the Revised Standard Edition (RSV), and the New American Bible (NAB)
White, Green, Blue, Purple, and Red ... sometimes, Black (Good Friday).
The first reading is usually from the Hebrew Scriptures (OLD TESTAMENT) and the second reading is from the New Testament. The exception is during Easter Season when the first reading is from the Acts of the Apostles in the New Testament.
Throughout the year there are days set aside for certain observances. For example, Christmas and Easter have their days. In some churches every Sunday has a date such as the second Sunday after Pentecost, Epiphany, St. Valentines, All Saints' Day, etc. If you follow the liturgical year then your...
The yearly calendar begins JANUARY 1 but the liturgical calendar begins on the first Sunday of Advent
Some hymnals include the readings but the Lectionary is the book used at the altar which contains the readings.
Roman Catholic Answer: Cyril and Methodius (Cyril was the name that  Constantine took in religion) were missionaries to the Slavs and  translated the Bible and the Mass into, what is now called Old  Church Slavonic. They even developed an alphabet for this task.
I wish you had given an example. The answer, from my understanding of your question, is NO. Often during Lent you will see catechumens (people who have decided to convert to Catholicism and who wil be accepted at Easter) leaving just before Communion. This is an ancient practice and illustrates what...
The liturgical calendar is the various seasons throughout which the Catholic Church celebrates the different time periods and aspects of the life of Our Lord Jesus Christ. The Church's liturgical year (and the liturgical calendar) starts on the First Sunday of Advent and ends on the Saturday after...
This is actually time after Pentecost in the Traditional Calendar. It is the time between Pentecost and Advent where there is no specific preparation or celebration of a specific feast..Ordinary Time in the Liturgical calendar is called Time throughout the Year in Latin, and refers to those two...
Scholars associate the interpolation of tropes with the beginning of polyphonic music.
The Liturgical season's are: Advent Christmas Time after Epiphany (Ordinary Time) Lent Easter Time after Pentecost (Ordinary Time)
Catholic Answer Yes, Liturgy is the official prayer of the worshipping Church: (Liturgy, from the Greek meaning a public duty or work; used theSeptuagint [the Greek Bible] and New Testament, e.g. , Lukei, 23, for the Temple serve). i. the forms of prayer, acts and ceremonies used in the public...
During the Liturgy of the Word there are 3 readings plus a psalm that is sung and the Gospel Acclamation.The First Reading comes from a book of the Old Testament most of the time. Usually depending on your denomination (Anglican, Catholic, or High Church Lutheran), the First Reading will come from...
It begins on the first Sunday of Advent, roughly 4 weeks before Christmas.
There are three for Sundays and solemn feast days- one from the Old Testament, one from the writings of the apostles, and one from the Gospel. The Second Reading (From the writings of the apostles) is left out on Weekday Masses.
The Epistles are included in the Liturgy of the Word because they offer great expansion on the lessons of the Gospels and the life of Our Lord.
Para liturgical services are those that resemble or are akin to  liturgy, such as Way of the Cross, Rosary, chaplets, novenas, etc
The First Sunday of Advent begins the liturgical year in the  Catholic Church.Advent
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The liturgical season of Christmas lasts until the Baptism of the Lord. Epiphany is the first Sunday after January 1. The Baptism of the Lord is the first Sunday after Epiphany..    AnswerEver hear of the 12 Days of Christmas? Yep, in the old calendar, the season lasted from 25 December...
Roman Catholic Answer They used to be called Low Mass (the priest sang nothing), High Mass (a Mass sung by the priest without a deacon or subdeacon), Solemn Mass (Mass celebrated with a deacon and subdeacon), and a Pontifical Mass (Solemn Mass by a pope, cardinal, bishop, or abbot with prescribed...
The last day of the liturgical year is the Saturday before the First Sunday of Advent. In 2009 this is Saturday, November 28.
A form or formulary according to which public religious worship,especially Christian worship, is conducted.
christian songs like At the Cross,Through It All,Above All etc.
The liturgy of the Word has three basic components: a reading from the Old Testament, a Psalm and its response, and a reading from one of the Gospels. The readings are divided according to season (of the Church Year), day of the week, and year. Catholics, if they attend weekday Masses daily will...
Yes, because it is a sum up of the faith. However note :There are other creedsthe original Nicene creed without the addition of the Filioque is recited in all Eastern churches and can be recited in Western churches but the Nicene creed with the addition of the Filoque is the main creed for the...
All priests and deacons (clergy) are obliged to recite the liturgy of the hours every day. Many religious Brothers and Sisters also.
One essentially listens to the Word of God, attentively. The Liturgy of the Word is God actually speaking to you through His priests and ministers. As it is God, Himself, who is speaking to you, you need to listen with reverence, respect, and your full attention. The readings are taken, one from the...
.   Catholic Answer Liturgical ministries refers to those who serve public worship. Above all it would refer to bishops, priest, and deacons. It would also include readers, Extraordinary Ministers, and altar servers.
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Christ the King marks the end of Ordinary Time and the following Sunday is the first Sunday of the new liturgical year - the first Sunday of Advent.
The first Sunday of Advent marks the beginning of the liturgical year.
It starts on Dec. 8 (the Immaculate Comception) and ends on Jan. 8 (the Epiphiny)
The introduction where we declare to God our sins and failings and ask forgiveness. The changing of the Bread and wine into the Body and Blood of Our Lord Jesus Christ. The thanksgiving for the Sacrifice re enacted on every altar throughout the world during each Mass.
They used the music and song to tell the stories.
In the Roman Catholic Liturgical Calendar, there is a designated schedule of Readings for each Sunday Mass. The readings in their designated schedule are included in a book that is called the "Lectionary." The weekend readings are on a three year cycle A, B and C. In Year A, we read primarily from...
Old testament reading, new testament reading and the gospel
Answer . Before the Council of Trent, the Roman Catholic liturgy varied from place to place but was always celebrated in Latin with the priest facing the altar rather than the people. Various other "rites" existed, most notably the Mozarabic Rite in Spain, the Sarum Rite in England, the Norbertine...
There are no required liturgical colors in the Presbyteriandenominations, although many congregations choose to use thetraditional colors of the Liturgical Calendar. These are the samecolors that are used through the year by all other traditionalProtestant, Roman Catholic and Orthodox Churches: ...
The liturgical Psalms, so called because they were most likely used in special festivals or services of worship in the life of Ancient Israel. For example, the Royal Psalms likely had their original setting in the coronation of Israel's king. While they were preserved and adapted to other uses long...
The Easter Triduum which starts on Holy Thursday evening, goes through Good Friday and culminates in the resurrection on Easter morning is the Liturgical Season which is the heart of the Christian faith.
Violet is the liturgical color used for Advent. However, on the Third Sunday of Advent the liturgical color can be rose.
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It is the calendar of the church. It is based on the primary Christian holidays. It indicates the church 'seasons' and what colors are used on the alter. Sermon topics and specific scripture readings are often listed as part of such a calendar.
The main ones are: 1) The Liturgy of St John Chrysostom, 2) the Liturgy of St Basil the Great, 3) the Liturgy of St James, and 4) the Liturgy of the Pre-sanctified Gifts.
Easter is the highest point of the Liturgical Year. The Easter Triduum consist of Holy Thursday Good Friday, Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday. In this period of time Jesus died for our sins and rose from the dead. As St. Paul says if Christ did not rise from the dead our religion is in vein. 1...
The most widely recognized change to the Divine Liturgy brought  about by the Vatican II Council is the change from Latin to  the vernacular (local) language. The most physically  visible change lies in that the priest now faces the congregation  while celebrating Mass, as opposed to having...
The Liturgical Year in 2011 started on Sunday, November 27, 2011.