Bored Again Catholic: How the Mass Could Save Your Life (and the World's Too)

Bored Again Catholic: How the Mass Could Save Your Life (and the World's Too)

by Timothy P. O'Malley


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781681920580
Publisher: Our Sunday Visitor, Publishing Division
Publication date: 02/22/2017
Pages: 160
Sales rank: 277,146
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 In Praise of (Some) Boredom 7

Chapter 2 Entrance: "Lift Up Your Heads, O Gates" 15

Chapter 3 The Chant: "Sing to the Lord a New Song" 23

Chapter 4 Reverencing the Altar and Greeting the People: "That I May Come to the Altar of God" 29

Chapter 5 The Penitential Act: "Lord, Have Mercy" 35

Chapter 6 Gloria in Excelsis: "You Alone Are the Holy One" 43

Chapter 7 The Collect: "Let Us Pray" 51

Chapter 8 The Word and Silence: "My Word … Shall Not Return to Me Void" 59

Chapter 9 The Liturgy of the Word: "When I Found Your Words, I Devoured Them" 65

Chapter 10 Responsorial Psalm: "How Long Must I Carry Sorrow in My Soul" 73

Chapter 11 Acclaiming the Gospel: "Worthy Is the Lamb That Was Slain" 79

Chapter 12 The Homily: "Today This Scripture Passage Is Fulfilled in Your Hearing" 87

Chapter 13 The Profession of Faith: "I Believe" 95

Chapter 14 The Universal Prayer: "Let Us Pray to the Lord" 101

Chapter 15 The Preparation of the Gifts: "My Father Was a Wandering Aramean" 107

Chapter 16 The Prayer Over the Offerings: "Blessed Are You, Lord" 115

Chapter 17 The Roman Canon 125

Chapter 18 The Eucharistic Prayer 139

Chapter 19 The Communion Rite: O Sacred Banquet 163

Chapter 20 Concluding Rites: "Go in Peace, Glorifying the Lord by Your Life" 183

Notes 191

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