Parish Liturgical Life


Thanksgiving Christmas New Year Schedule (2019 20120)




OLV Parish Volunteer Booklet on Ministries and Activities

Bulletin Insert, What constitutes a ministry.pdf

Article, Why do we sign ourselves with the Cross before reading of Gospel (2019).pdf   

Article, When should we bow and when should we genuflect in the Mass.pdf

Celiac Disease, Alcohol Intolerance, and the Church's Pastoral Response.pdf

Liturgical Roles within the Mass (USCCB) (020915).pdf

Musicam Sacram.pdf

Diocese Directive on Sunday Celebrations in the Absence of a Priest (SCAP Service) (012113).pdf




PASCHALES SOLEMNITATIS (Circular Letter Concerning the Preparation and Celebration of the Easter Feasts).pdf 

Vatican Ltr to Bishops on the Sign of Peace.pdf 

Article, Those unable to receive the Eucharist can have spiritual communion (2017).pdf




Receiving a Blessing during the Communion Rite (2009).pdf 

Bulletin Insert, Receiving Communion while holding a baby (2017).pdf

Bulletin Article, Catechesis on Liturgical Abuses (2017).pdf

Article, Questions on Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament (2017).pdf

Article, Those unable to receive the Eucharist can have Spiritual Communion (2017).pdf

Can the Communion Host (Body of Christ) be gluten free bread (2017).pdf

Article, How Many Times Can a Person Receive Communion per Day (2018).pdf  

Why do we strike our chest during the Confiteor Prayer (2018).pdf

Article, Communion for Late Arrivals (English) (2018).pdf    

Sanctuary Reverencing Article (041418) (revised).pdf

       Monthly Eucharistic Adoration

        (for an increase in Vocations)

            First Wednesday Evening

       (following the 6:30 p.m. Mass)

                  (7:00 – 8:00 p.m.)






Please refer to the Sacrament of Matrimony (under the section tab entitled "Sacrament Policies") for further information on universal, diocesan and parish norms.



Please refer to the Funerals Section of this website for further information on universal, diocesan and parish-level norms (and policies and procedures). 







Meanings of the Candles on the Advent Wreath.pdf

What does the Bible say about the 3 Wise Men.pdf

What is the origin of the Nativity Créche.pdf

Article, The Nativity No Room in the Inn.pdf  

Article, The Twelve Days of Christmas.pdf

Article, When do the Twelve Days of Christmas begin.pdf

Where is the word Maranatha used in the Bible and what is the context.pdf  

Going to Confession and Examination of Conscience.pdf 

Article, When do the Twelve Days of Christmas start (2018).pdf

Bulletin Article, What is the meaning of the word Noel (2018).pdf

Bulletin Article, Difference between Alleluiah and Halleluiah (2019)



Bulletin Article, Anger (2013) (Season of Lent).pdf

Bulletin Article, Ordo Triduum (2015).pdf

Eighteen Questions on the Paschal Triduum and Paschal Candle (2014).pdf

Going to Confession and Examination of Conscience (2014).pdf

Holy Week LTP Info Sheet.pdf

Informational Season of Lent Article (2015).pdf

Lent FAQs (bulletin handout) (1 page).pdf

What am I doing for Lent this year (bulletin insert) (2016).pdf

Parish Sacrament of Reconciliation booklet (022816).pdf



Bulletin Article, What are the 3 holy oils within the Catholic Church (2019).pdf




Bulletin Article, Kyrie Eleison (2019).pdf




2019 Lent / Holy Week / Easter Schedules and Information


2019 Stations of the Cross and Soup Bread Announcement.pdf

2019 Holy Week Liturgy Schedule.pdf