Friday 28th of January

Why Catholic? The Celebration of the Christian Mystery: Sacraments

Author: 
RENEW International
Dewey Dec No: 
238.2 /REN
Publisher: 
RENEW International 2010
Publication Year: 
2021
ISBN: 
1-930978-36--7
Summary: 

Twelve faith-sharing sessions, corresponding to Part Two of the Catechism of the Catholic Church and Part Two of the United States Catholic Catechism for Adults. Explores how we celebrate our Catholic faith in sacramental liturgy focuses on understanding what we mean by "liturgy" and "sacrament" Looks at each of the seven sacraments, both individually and in their inter-relationships Session 1: God Acts through the Liturgy Session 2: The Liturgy, the Work of God Session 3: Celebrating the Liturgy Session 4: God Acts through the Sacraments Session 5: Baptism, a Sacrament of Initiation Session 6: The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) Session 7: Confirmation, a Sacrament of Initiation Session 8: Eucharist, a Sacrament of Initiation Session 9: Penance and Reconciliation, a Sacrament of Healing Session 10: The Anointing of the Sick, a Sacrament of Healing Session 11: Holy Orders, a Sacrament at the Service of Communion Session 12: Matrimony, a Sacrament at the Service of Communion Also available: Songs for Faith Sharing on The Celebration of the Christian Mystery a CD offering all 12 songs suggested by this book for the moments of faith-sharing.

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