Good Friday: The Priesthood of the Suffering Servant

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Timothy P. O’Malley, Ph.D. Director, Notre Dame Center for Liturgy Editor, Oblation:  Catechesis, Liturgy, and the New Evangelization Editor, Church Life:  A Journal for the New Evangelization Contact Author When I was nine years old, my family and I discovered a small … Continue reading

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Good Friday: The Silence of the Cross

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Timothy P. O’Malley, Ph.D. Director, Notre Dame Center for Liturgy Editor, Oblation:  Catechesis, Liturgy, and the New Evangelization Editor, Church Life:  A Journal for the New Evangelization Contact Author Silence speaks.  On a first date, long periods of silence, say, “This is … Continue reading

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Let Your Face Shine Upon Us: God Hopes in Us

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Timothy P. O’Malley, Ph.D. Director, Notre Dame Center for Liturgy Editor, Oblation:  Catechesis, Liturgy, and the New Evangelization Editor, Church Life:  A Journal for the New Evangelization Contact Author At Lauds this morning, the Church prayed, “let your face shine upon us, … Continue reading

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Holy Thursday: The Eucharist and the Agony in the Garden

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Timothy P. O’Malley, Ph.D. Director, Notre Dame Center for Liturgy Editor, Oblation:  Catechesis, Liturgy, and the New Evangelization Editor, Church Life:  A Journal for the New Evangelization Contact Author The Eucharist and the Agony of the Garden One of the remarkable features … Continue reading

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Holy Thursday: The Footwashing as Eucharistic Act

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Timothy P. O’Malley, Ph.D. Director, Notre Dame Center for Liturgy Editor, Oblation:  Catechesis, Liturgy, and the New Evangelization Editor, Church Life:  A Journal for the New Evangelization Contact Author The Eucharistic Pedagogy of the Footwashing Growing up in East Tennessee, a majority … Continue reading

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Holy Thursday: Our Eucharistic Beginnings

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Timothy P. O’Malley, Ph.D. Director, Notre Dame Center for Liturgy Editor, Oblation:  Catechesis, Liturgy, and the New Evangelization Editor, Church Life:  A Journal for the New Evangelization Contact Author Our Eucharistic Beginnings The art of telling a decent story arises from a … Continue reading

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Holy Week in Art: Holy Thursday—Ford Madox Brown’s “Jesus Washing Peter’s Feet”

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Carolyn Pirtle, M.M., M.S.M. Assistant Director, Notre Dame Center for Liturgy Contact Author   With the arrival of Holy Thursday, the Church enters into the most sacred days of the entire liturgical year. Throughout the world, millions of people will … Continue reading

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Holy Thursday: The Gloria and the Triduum

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Timothy P. O’Malley, Ph.D. Director, Notre Dame Center for Liturgy Editor, Oblation:  Catechesis, Liturgy, and the New Evangelization Editor, Church Life:  A Journal for the New Evangelization Contact Author The Gloria and the Triduum Human speech, in order to be understood, requires … Continue reading

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Mystagogy of the Paschal Triduum: An Introduction

A Mystagogical Method The flourishing of the RCIA in the United States is one of the true successes of the post-conciliar liturgical and catechetical renewals.  Yet, if there is one feature of the rite that is lacking, it would have … Continue reading

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Holy Week in Art: Wednesday—Barna da Siena’s “The Pact of Judas”

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Carolyn Pirtle, M.M., M.S.M. Assistant Director, Notre Dame Center for Liturgy Contact Author   Once again, Judas Iscariot is the principal actor in both today’s Gospel and today’s painting. Yesterday we witnessed his departure from the Last Supper in order … Continue reading

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