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The Liturgical Year Its History and Its Meaning After the Reform of the Liturgy by Adolf Adam

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Number of Pages324
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ISBN 100814660479
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Similarly with this fifteen-volume work, The Liturgical Year. The entire liturgical year is covered, day by day. Gueranger covers a portion of the liturgical year in each volume with a fine overview of its history and significance, and then examines each day of the liturgical year /5(10). See the complete The Liturgical Year series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. 15 Books #1 The Liturgical Year: Advent Prosper Guéranger From $ #2 The Liturgical Year: Christmas Book 1. This is a book to be read and studied for a lifetime. Even a once through reading will immeasureably increase your knowledge and love of the history and true liturgical life of the Church. We also highly recommend the companion to this set, Explanation of the Holy Mass. Click here for a review of the Liturgical Year by the Angelus Press. The Liturgical Year of Dom Prosper Guéranger in fifteen volumes has the unique distinction of being the greatest treatment of the subject ever written. Nothing will ever approach it in fullness of doctrine and the soundness of its learning, the result of years of patient study.

Catholic Liturgical Books. The liturgical seasons of the Roman or Latin Rite of the Catholic Church are Advent, Christmas, Lent, Easter, and Ordinary Time. Various liturgical prayers and liturgical readings are assigned to each season, and Scripture passages for each day during the liturgical year are specified by a list called a lectionary. He is perhaps best known today through the pages of his L'Année Liturgique - The Liturgical Year - which he began in in order to make the riches of the liturgy more widely known by the faithful. Liturgical Year. The liturgical year is made up of six seasons: The mystery of Christ, unfolded through the cycle of the year, calls us to live his mystery in our own lives. This call is best illustrated in the lives of Mary and the saints, celebrated by the Church throughout the year. The Sunday Lectionary is a three year cyclical lectionary. The year which begins with Advent and ends at Advent is Year A. The year which began at Advent and ended at Advent is Year C. The First Sunday of Advent begins Year B.

  A journey of the soul through the map of Christian time. The liturgical year, beginning on the first Sunday of Advent and carrying through the following November is the year that sets out to attune the life of the Christian to the life of Jesus, the Christ. This book sets out to open what may at first seem to be simply an arbitrary arrangement of ancient holy days or/5. The Liturgical Year is a fifteen volume work describing the liturgical year of the Roman Catholic Church and was written by Dom Prosper Louis Pascal Guéranger, a French Benedictine priest and abbot of Solesmes. The series describes the liturgy of the Catholic Church throughout the liturgical year, including the Mass and the Divine Office/5(19). This work, originally inspired by the liturgical renewal brought on by Vatican II, contains Thomas Merton's meditations on the seasons of the liturgical year. He examines the words, songs, ceremonies, signs, and movements that are designed to open our hearts and minds. The liturgical year, beginning on the first Sunday of Advent and carrying through the following November, is the year that sets out to attune the life of the Christian to the life of Jesus, the Christ/5().