Although it is only the first week of Advent, it is the time of year a church might begin advanced planning for Lent 2020. With that in mind, we would like to bring a Triduum-themed project to your attention: we would like to raise the money for Assumption to purchase a Tenebrae hearse. “Tenebrae,” which … More Fundraiser: A Tenebrae Hearse for Assumption
On Saturday, December 7, 2019, there will be no 8:30 a.m. Mass at Assumption. Instead, a sung Mass will be offered at 5:00 p.m. in connection with the Catholics United for the Arts conference, which begins at 2:00 p.m. All proceeds from the Catholics United for the Arts event benefit 40 Days for Life.
There will be a number of special events at the Church of the Assumption for Advent and Christmas: Each Wednesday during Advent: Stations of the Cross, following 6:00 p.m. (OF) Mass Monday, December 23: Rorate Mass, 6:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 24: First Vespers & Benediction, 6:00 p.m. Thursday, December 25: Solemn High Mass, 12:00 midnight … More Assumption Advent & Christmas Schedule
Because November 1, 2019, is a first Friday, Mass will be offered in the usus antiquior at Assumption at the regular time for first Fridays, 6:00 pm. November 1, 2019, is a holy day of obligation in the diocese of Nashville. Concomitantly, Mass for All Souls day will be at 8:30 am per the usual … More All Saints & All Souls
There is an excellent post at the New Liturgical Movement blog discussing a number of points of interest about the liturgical calendar over the next three months, in which there are several instances of feasts falling on Sundays and superseding (or not, as the case may be) the Sunday readings, as well as a situation … More Calendar Notes for the Year’s End
Courtesy of Corpus Christi Watershed, there is notice out of a recent dubium response from the Ecclesia Dei desk at the CDF (the former “Pontifical Council” having been rolled into the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith some time back, thereby losing its separate dicasterial existence) about singing the nuptial blessing at the conclusion … More Sung Nuptial Blessings
The regularly scheduled Saturday morning Mass at Assumption will not be held this week, August 31, 2019, due to Fr. Price’s absence. There will be Mass at the regularly scheduled times on Friday, August 30 and Monday, September 2.