No ‘two-for-one” Mass to satisfy Christmas Day obligation

U.S. bishops: In the case of two consecutive days of obligation, as at Christmas this year, each obligation must be fulfilled with a separate Mass

In a newsletter issued earlier this year, the U.S. Catholic bishops addressed questions regarding whether Sunday and Holy Day Mass obligations can be fulfilled with a “two-for-one” Mass attendance at Christmas this year. In a “relatively rare” situation which last occurred in 2006, Christmas Day this year falls on a Monday. Because Catholics are obliged to attend Mass for … [Read more...]

To add a comment, click on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ icons OR go further down to the bottom of comments to the Post your comment box.