Tag Archives: Saturday evening Masses

ASK FATHER: TLM of “anticipation” on Saturday evening

From a priest…
QUAERITUR:
Dear Fr. Zuhlsdorf in Christ,
A blessed Eastertide to you. I hope you are well.
Although I’ve been offering the Extraordinary Form almost exclusively (unless I’m called upon to offer an NO Mass in some parish), I’m unclear about the … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Sunday obligation and Saturday vigil Masses, revisited

From a priest…
QUAERITUR:
I was not at peace with the Sunday-obligation-Saturday-evening question and answer. HERE
Imagine a penitent:
Bless me Father, for I have sinned.
Three weeks ago I was leaving on a anonruise, which was for fun, but I had to get to … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Can’t go to Mass on Sunday. Are we obliged to go on Saturday?

From a reader…
QUAERITUR:
I’m satisfied that Canon 1248 clearly grants us a generous concession to fulfill / satisfy our obligation to assist at Mass on a Sunday by going on Saturday evening. If my Church has a Saturday evening Mass but … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Do I fulfill my 8 December Holy Day Mass obligation on Saturday and my Sunday obligation by going to Mass on Saturday evening?

Go HERE for an important follow-up post.
 
I am getting a lot of questions about fulfilling the Mass obligation on the upcoming Saturday afternoon, the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception.
For example,
Would it fulfill my obligation for the Solemnity to attend vigil … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Extraordinary Form “vigil” Mass on Saturday afternoon or evening?

From a reader:
Is it permissible to have a Extraordinary Form Vigil Mass on a Saturday evening?
Yes, I believe it is.  I believe so… again… I believe so.
Permission to say Holy Mass in the evening was granted before the 1962 Missale … Continue reading

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