Catholics obliged to attend Fourth Sunday and Christmas Masses
December 18, 2023 | Diocese of Baton Rouge
By Debbie Shelley | Diocese of Baton Rouge
With the fourth Sunday of Advent falling on Christmas Eve this year, Catholics may lack clarity in how to observe the full liturgical calendar as well as fulfill their Mass attendance obligations. Is there a two-for-one Mass on Christmas Eve, for example – that would fulfill all obligations?