From the Rector: Liturgical vestments and vestment prayers

Liturgical vestments and vestment prayers From Cardinal Marini, the Master of Ceremonies for Pope Francis. 1) At the beginning of his vesting he washes his hands, reciting an appropriate prayer; beyond the practical hygienic purpose, this act has a profound symbolism, inasmuch as it signifies passage from the profane to the sacred, from the world …

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From the Rector: 32nd Sunday- The dedication of St. John Laterna Basilica

Sacred Heart Cathedral Bazaar Thank You and update THANK YOU! A heartfelt thank you to everyone who came out and enjoyed themselves by participating in our annual Parish Bazaar! We are very grateful to everyone who volunteered, entertained, donated prizes and items for the booths, prepared food, put up decorations, and cleaned up afterwards. We …

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