Catholic Culture Solidarity
Catholic Culture Solidarity
Catholic World News

Vatican liturgical office: feast of Mary, the Mother of the Church to be observed this year

March 27, 2018

» Continue to this story on Vatican Press Office

CWN Editor's Note: The Congregation for Divine Worship has issued a directive that the new feast of Mary, the Mother of the Church, should be celebrated this year—and each following year—on the Monday after Pentecost. The Congregation notes that the Roman Missal allows for a Mass of the Holy Spirit on the days after Pentecost. However, “the Obligatory Memorial of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of the Church is to be preferred.”

The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.

 


For all current news, visit our News home page.


Sound Off! CatholicCulture.org supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a current donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

There are no comments yet for this item.