An unintimidating guide to understanding the Catholic Mass
Throughout the centuries, the liturgy of the Church has taken avariety of regional and historical forms, but one thing hasremained constant: the Mass has always been the central form ofCatholic worship.
Catholic Mass For Dummies gives you a step-by-stepoverview of the Catholic Mass, as well as a close look at thehistory and meaning of the Mass as a central form of Catholicworship. You'll find information on the order of a Mass andcoverage of major Masses.
* Covers standard Sunday Mass, weddings, funerals, holidayservices, and holy days of obligation
* Provides insight on the events, symbols, themes, history, andlanguage of the Mass
* Translations of a Mass in Castilian and Latin AmericanSpanish
If you're a Catholic looking to enhance your knowledge of yourfaith, an adult studying to convert to Catholicism, a CCDinstructor, or a non-Catholic who wants to understand the manynuances of the Catholic Mass, this hands-on, friendly guide has youcovered.