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Marian Antiphon for Advent and Christmas: Alma Redemptoris Mater

The four Marian Antiphons (Alma Redemptoris Mater, Ave Regina Cælorum, Regina Cæli, and Salve Regina) have traditionally been sung at the end of Compline (Night Prayer) – each one during a particular season of the Church Year. Alma Redemptoris Mater … Continue reading

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Feast of the Presentation of the Lord (Candlemas)

We are beginning to produce materials with background information, Scripture readings, prayers, reflections and suggested activities to help families mark and celebrate the liturgical year in their homes. These resources will be made available as the year unfolds. Please feel … Continue reading

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World Day of Prayer for Consecrated Life – 2nd February

In 1997, Pope John Paul II instituted a day of prayer for women and men in consecrated life. The celebration takes place on the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord on February 2nd. This Feast is also known as … Continue reading

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