Gathering with a believing community to celebrate liturgy can be an exciting faith experience. It can transform, heal and empower us. Unfortunately, many Catholics don’t fully appreciate the Mass simply because they don’t know much about it. In this little volume Sr Charlene Altemose explains the basics of the Eucharist and outlines the who, where, what, when, how and why of the Mass. She explains the roles played by those present and the symbolic gestures used throughout the Mass. While highlighting the liturgical seasons and each section of the Mass, she tells you everything you need to know to celebrate the liturgy with greater spirit, enthusiasm and significance for daily living.