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Special announcement:Celebration editor Pat Marrin retires after 19 years

In this month's Editor's Corner, long-time editor Pat Marrin announces his retirement. We wish him the best of luck and many thanks for his innumerable contributions as Celebration editor

Free download: A Reflection Guide for The Face of Mercy

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Individuals and organizations alike are welcome to use this guide to contemplate the idea of mercy during this jubilee year.

In preparation of Pentecost:

All About Mercy

By Roger Vermalen Karban

The major doctrinal feasts this month all reveal God’s mercy
Explore how mercy affects us all during the celebrations of Ascension, Pentecost, the Trinity, and the Body and Blood of Christ.

Editor's Note: Music Suggestions for Older Hymnals

By Pat Marrin
Our longtime music editor Mike McMahon has been trying to accommodate as wide a range of the most commonly used music hymnals. We want to continue to support our subscribers who are still in transition by providing an archive of music resources. Read more

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This monthly 48-page publication features 6-8 articles, preaching resources, liturgical planning materials, prayers, Sunday intercessions, bulletin graphics, Lectionary-based music selections, weekday reflections and more. All this for $69.95. (Electronic only version is $49.95 per year.)

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It's an invitation to the entire parish community to become full participating members of the Celebration.

It's much more than a homiletic preparation program . . .
. . . it's a parish spiritual nourishment program as well.

Preaching Resources Included
Four-page folders for each Sunday of the month containing full commentaries on the Lectionary readings, sample homilies, youth preaching suggestions and sermon starters.

Daily Bread Included
A four-page folder with short, focused reflections that can be used as either homily starters or for personal prayer and meditation. Each passage is based on the day's reading for each weekday of the month. Ideal for sharing with your church members as daily spiritual nourishment.
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