Parish Summer Barbecue :: June 24

Celebrating Father Andrew’s 60th Birthday and his 29th Anniversary of Ordination! Saturday, June 24, 2017 after the 5:00 pm Mass Come join us in celebrating these milestones in Father Andrew’s life! We will have hamburgers, bratwurst, and hot dogs available along with a variety of side dishes for you to enjoy! For further information, contact…

It is called “commingling” . . .

Question: Why does the priest break off a particle of the host and drop it in the chalice? Answer: What you are describing happens during the Communion Rite after the breaking of the bread, and just before the Lamb of God. It is called “commingling” and dates back many centuries. In the early church, there…