"The Holy Mass is a prayer itself, even the highest prayer that exists. It is the Sacrifice dedicated by our Redeemer at the Cross, and repeated every day on the Altar. If you wish to hear Mass as it should be heard, you must follow with eye, heart and mouth all that happens at the Altar. Further, you must pray with the Priest the holy words said by him in the Name of Christ and which Christ says by him. You have to associate your heart with holy feelings which are contained in these words and in this manner you ought to follow all that happens on the Altar. When acting in this way you have prayerd Holy Mass."
"Don't pray at Holy Mass, but pray
the Holy Mass"
Arriving early to Mass ensures that we properly
prepare to receive Christ, Our Lord, in the Eucharist.
In addition, it gives us sufficient
time to truly reflect on the day’s Scriptures.
THE BENEFITS OF MASS
If we give God a chance, He will help us experience