This video provides an overview of the Church's liturgical year and an exploration of the importance of Sunday within the Church's year. This film provides an excellent introduction to the liturgical year for RCIA participants and for those who want to learn more about the Church's liturgy. Story: A couple celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary reflect on events and themes, the rhythms and cycle of their life together. Their marriage provides a real-life parallel to the way the Church year relates to our daily lives. (11 minutes) Witness: Catholics talk about the relevance of the liturgical year and Sundays in their faith lives. (3 minutes)Teaching: Franciscan Father Tom Richstatter offers an overview of the liturgical year and an explanation of the important place Sunday holds in it. His presentation revolves around the central statement the "The Church Year is the way we read the Bible." (8 minutes) Reflection: A music video featuring the song, "As Water to the Thirsty," performed by David Haas and friends. (3 minutes). Also available on video vc 2935.
Media ID: 61289
Length: 34 Min.
Publisher: St. Anthony Messenger Press
Level: SH-A

Grade Levels: EC=Early Childhood; P=Primary; I=Intermediate; JH=Junior High; SH=Senior High; A=Adult