Revision of the Diocesan RCIA Norms - The Norms for Celebrating the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults have recently been updated by Bishop Parkes to reflect the pastoral accommodations related to the variety of sacramental situations and/or needs parishes often find within families.  A memo was sent to all pastors and RCIA coordinators on August 24, 2018 explaining the particulars of... Read More
Liturgical Ministry Update Forms - Each year at this time, the Office of Worship sends out to parishes an annual Parish Liturgical Ministries Update Form.  The purpose of the form is to help us identify and collect accurate information about the coordinators of the various liturgical ministries in order to communicate to them as directly as possible about upcoming workshops... Read More
Annual LTP Book Order for Parishes & Schools - Each year, Liturgy Training Publications (LTP) of Chicago offers to diocesan Offices of Worship the opportunity to sell many of their liturgical resources at a 30% discounted rate to diocesan parishes and schools.  The main resources that parishes purchase through us are the annual publications like the Workbook for Lectors & Gospel Readers 2019 (Year C)... Read More