Church Etiquette

Pew protocol tips for Mass manners These guidelines are offered by Ambassador Protocol, a company that offers etiquette training, part of which promotes increased awareness of manners during Mass. Attire The idea of “Sunday best” should be honored; churchgoers of all ages should dress conservatively. Coat and tie is appropriate for men, but not required. […]

New Form of Address for Pope Benedict

As of today, February 27, Pope Benedict is still referred to as Pope.  But, tomorrow, February 28, at 7pm Irish time, he will have a new form of address.  He will maintain the honorific title of “His Holiness” and will be the “Pope Emeritus”.  This directive was shared by The Vatican today.  His attire will […]