What happened where you went to Holy Thursday’s Mass, assuming, of course, that you went?
[Fr. Z has a poll up...]
- To avoid controversy, Liturgical dance took place in the parking lot before Mass, solemnly culminating in a procession to the door of the Church, where the priest and servers took over, processing in.
The rite of washing of feet, or Mandatum, is an option in the Roman Rite.
- After the Gospel, the pastor announced the washing of the feet would take place after Mass, downstairs in the dining hall. Those who wished could participate, men and women were welcome, although the Prayer Warriors were asked to keep watch at the altar of repose.
The Mass I attended:
*involved everyone being invited to do something to someone else.
All are welcome!