CONTENTS


ALTAR SERVERS
A prayer for altar servers 

ARCHDIOCESE OF SANTA FE
Sacramental policies / Confirmation

CATECHESIS
Significance of the Sign of the Cross, by Bert Ghezzi
Catechesis for children: see Religious Education for Children
Catechesis for confirmation: see Religious Education for Confirmation 

ELDERLY
Prayer of the elderly

EUCHARIST
Boring Mass

EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS 
OF HOLY COMMUNION   
Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion Prayer

FINANCE COUNCIL
The Parish Finance Council
The Parish Pastoral Council’s Relationship to the Parish Finance Council
The Parish Staff

HOLY WEEK
Holy Thursday: The Washing of Feet

LECTORS
A prayer for lectors

LENT
40 nights and 40 days, by Archbishop Michael J. Sheehan
Questions and Answers about Lent and Lenten Practices, by USCCB
For Lenten Prayers go to PRAYER

LIFE
Art and Science met: From Conception to Birth, Source: ted.com
Give the Gift of Live, by Archbishop Michael J. Sheehan

LITURGY
Holy Thursday: The Washing of Feet
Liturgical Calendar 2014

MARRIAGE
Marriage Encounter Programs (Archdiocese of Santa fe)
Marriage Annulments


MASS
See Eucharist

PASTORAL COUNCIL
What is a Parish Pastoral Council?
The Pastor and the Parish Pastoral Council
The Parish Pastoral Council’s Relationship to the Parish Finance Council
The Parish Staff
Essential Characteristics of Parish Pastoral Councils
Membership
Officers
Meeetings

PRAYER
Go to Prayer

PURGATORY
Video by Scott Hahn
Video by Tim Staples

SACRAMENT OF CONFIRMATION
Archdiocese of Santa FE: Sacramental policies / Confirmation
Catechism of the Catholic Church
Code of Canon Law (Cann. 879-986)

SACRAMENT OF THE EUCHARIST
How we recieve the Eucharist
Boring Mass 
The Sacrament of the Eucharist as Real Presence    
The presence of Christ in the Eucharist 
On the mystery of Eating Jesus' flesh        

SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION
Prayer of sorrow
The Best thing you can do in the Year of Mercy

SAINTS
Alphonsus Liguori, by Fr. Michael Brehl, C.Ss.R
Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein) video
Mother Theresa:
The field hospital saint
Robert Barron
Scholastica 

STAFF
The Parish Staff

STEWARDSHIP
To be a Christian Steward,
by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

SUICIDE
What happens to people who commit suicide? Where do they go?

SYMBOLS
Significance of the Sign of the Cross, by Bert Ghezzi

USHERS AND GREETERS
Prayer for ushers and greeters 

YEAR OF MERCY  
The Best thing you can do in the Year of Mercy
The Jubilee of Mercy