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DT318m Mass & the Sacraments 3

Required Texts:

Marcel Metzger, History of the Liturgy: the Major Stages
ISBN# 0814624332

Joan Chittister. The Liturgical Year: The Spiraling Adventure of the Spiritual Life - [The Ancient Practices Series] ISBN# 0-8499-0119-7

Lawrence E. Mick, Understanding the Sacraments Today
ISBN 0-8146-1567-8

Johannes H. Emminghaus, The Eucharist: Essence, Form, Celebration

ISBN 0-8146-1036-6                                                       

Media Option Available from:

(discuss with Dean of Studies):

Signs of God’s Grace: A Journey through the Sacraments  (Scirghi)
DVD Lecture Topic Titles
An Introduction to the Sacraments
Baptism: We Are Washed and Welcomed into the Church
Confirmation: The Pentecost Feast Still Burns with Tongues of Fire
The Eucharist: The Lamb of God Frees Us from Sin
The Liturgy of the Eucharist: Come to the Table, Take and Eat
Penance: The Celebration of God’s Mercy 
Anointing of the Sick: “Are Any Among You Sick?”
The Funeral: The Lord Promises to Raise Us Up 
Matrimony: The Sacred Covenant
Holy Orders: Continuing the Call to the Lord in Service to the Church
Preaching: Jesus Christ Is Present in His Word
Sacramentals: Extending the Table of the Lord