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
Holydays 2018-2019 (Updated) - Each year in the Office of Worship, we receive questions regarding the holydays of obligation; specifically whether a particular day is or is not a holyday where a Catholic is obligated to attend Mass.  In 1991, the bishops of the United States asked for and were given permission to lift the obligation to attend Mass on three of these solemnities when the following criteria... Read More