Mass (liturgy)
"Mass" is one of the names by which the sacrament of the Eucharist is commonly called in the Catholic Church, Western Rite Orthodox churches and many Old Catholic, Anglican, and Lutheran churches. Apa...
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Eucharist (Roman Catholic Church)
Eucharist in the Catholic Church is the celebration of Mass, that is, the Eucharistic liturgy. The same term is used of the bread and wine when transubstantiated (their substance having been changed),...
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Anglican Eucharistic theology
Anglican eucharistic theology is diverse in practice, reflecting the comprehensiveness of Anglicanism particularly well in this area while being subject to its long-established rubrics, texts related ...
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Divine Service (Lutheran)
The Divine Service (German: Gottesdienst) is a title given to the Eucharistic liturgy as used in the various Lutheran churches. It has its roots in the pre-Tridentine Mass as revised by Martin Lut...
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Missal
A missal is a liturgical book containing all instructions and texts necessary for the celebration of Mass throughout the year.
Before the compilation of such books, several books were used when ce...
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Tridentine Mass
The Tridentine Mass is the form of the Roman Rite Mass contained in the typical editions of the Roman Missal that were published from 1570 to 1962. It was the most widely celebrated Mass liturgy in th...
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Almuce
An almuce was a fur hood-like shoulder cape worn as a choir vestment in the Middle Ages, especially in England. Initially, it was worn by the general population. It found lasting use by certain Canons...
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Mass bequest
A bedquest for a Mass is when a person leaves a bequest in their will for a Mass to be said for the repose of their soul.
Anglican Missal
The Anglican Missal is a liturgical book used liturgically by Anglo-Catholics and other High Church Anglicans instead of the Book of Common Prayer.
The Anglican Missal was first produced in Englan...
Cæremoniale Episcoporum
The Cæremoniale Episcoporum (Ceremonial of Bishops) is a book that describes the Church services to be performed by Bishops of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church.Pope Clement VIII published o...
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Altar server
An altar server is a lay assistant to a member of the clergy during a Christian religious service. An altar server attends to supporting tasks at the altar such as fetching and carrying, ringing the a...
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Absolution of the dead
The Absolution of the dead (or Absoute from the French) is a series of prayers for pardon and remission of sins that are said in some Christian churches (particularly the Catholic Church) over the bod...
Eucharist
The Eucharist /ˈjuːkərɪst/ (also called Holy Communion, the Lord's Supper, and other names) is a rite considered by most Christian churches to be a sacrament. According to some New Testament books, it...
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Pittance
Pittance (through French pitance and from Latin pietas, loving kindness) is a gift to the members of a religious house for masses, consisting usually of an extra allowance of food or wine on occasions...
Sacramental wine
Sacramental wine, Communion wine or altar wine is wine obtained from grapes and intended for use in celebration of the Eucharist (referred to also as the Lord's Supper or Holy Communion). The same win...
Mass of Paul VI
The Mass of Paul VI is a form of Mass in the Catholic Church, promulgated by Pope Paul VI in 1969 after the Second Vatican Council (1962–1965). It is now the ordinary or normal form of the Roman...
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Asperges Me
Asperges Me is a Latin antiphon said or sung at a Roman Catholic Solemn Mass in all seasons except the Easter (Paschal) season and Palm Sunday. It traditionally accompanies the Asperges, the ritual sp...
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Carmelite Rite
The Rite of the Holy Sepulchre, commonly called the Carmelite Rite, is the liturgical rite that was used by the Canons Regular of the Holy Sepulchre, Hospitallers, Templars, Carmelites and the other o...
The mystery of faith
"The mystery of faith" and "a mystery of faith" are phrases found in different contexts and with a variety of meanings, either as translations of Greek τὸ μυστήριον τῆς πίστεως or Latin mysterium fide...
Intinction
Intinction is the Eucharistic practice of partly dipping the consecrated bread, or host, into the consecrated wine before consumption by the communicant.
It is one of the four ways approved in the...
Papal Mass
A Papal Mass is the Solemn Pontifical High Mass celebrated by the Pope himself.A solemn papal Mass would be celebrated on solemn occasions such as a papal coronation, an ex cathedra pronouncement, the...
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Sanctuary lamp
A sanctuary lamp, altar lamp, everlasting light, or eternal flame is a light that shines before the altar of sanctuaries in many denominations of Jewish and Christian places of worship. Prescribed in...
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Use of Hereford
The Use of Hereford or Hereford Use was a variant of the Roman Rite used in Herefordshire before the English Reformation. When Peter of Aigueblanche, Bishop of Hereford, returned to his native Savoy ...
Tridentine Calendar
The Tridentine Calendar is the calendar of saints to be honoured in the course of the liturgical year in the official liturgy of the Roman Rite as reformed by Pope Pius V, implementing a decision of t...
Mass for Four Voices
The Mass for Four Voices by William Byrd (c.1540–1623) is one of three settings of the Mass Ordinary which he published in London in the early 1590s. The exact dates of publication remained unclear un...
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Mass in E-flat (Beach)
The Mass in E♭, Op. 5, was Amy Beach's first major success, and it was the first mass written by an American woman. The Mass is a 75-minute work for chorus, quartet, organ, and orchestra.
A...
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