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The Development of the Mass Videos

Developed by Ray Hertel, Director of Adult Education at Holy Family Parish, these series of video presentation give detailed information on The Development of the Mass.  Each of the five videos listed below will start automatically but respond to the typical button indicators for videos.

The Development of the Mass – Where It All Began (5minutes:38 seconds)

The Development of the Mass – Synagogues (9 minutes 18 seconds)

The Development of the Mass – The Christian Jews  (5 minutes 27 seconds)

The Development of the Mass – Christianity Becomes Legal  (16 minutes 37 seconds)

The Development of the Mass – Into Modern Times (4 minutes 40 seconds)

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Holy Family Handouts

An Overview of the RCIA – An Overview of the RCIA
Basic Catholic Prayers – Basic Catholic Prayers
Biblical Interpretations – Methods of Interpretation
Deutercanonicals in the Bible  – Jewish and Christian History, Condensed
Faith and Vatican II  – The Year of Faith in the Light of Vatican II Documents, Fr. Jude Ekenedilichukwu Ezuma
Fr. Jude’s notes on Judgment and Afterlife – Fr. Jude’s notes on Judgment and Afterlife
Jewish and Christian History – A look at the formation of the Bible
Kingdom of God – Fr. Jude Ezuma’s RCIA Presentation
Liturgical Calendar Handout – Liturgical Calendar Handout
Marian Doctrines – Four Marian Dogmas
Matrimony and Holy Orders – An overview of the sacraments of vocation
Principles of Catholic Morality
Purgatory – Explanation of purgatory and indulgences
Sacrament of Reconciliation – Fr. John Bok’s RCIA presentation
Sacramental Experiences – An overview of Sacramental basics
The Books of the Old Testament – Familiarize yourself with Old Testment contents and names
The Mass – The Mass
The Sacrament of Reconciliation – Companion to Handout The Sacramentality of Reconciliation and Sin vs Wrong
The Sacrament of the Eucharist
Tour of the Church – Tour of the Church