Midnight Mass


Usually celebrated the first hour on Christmas morning with due permission of the bishop, and restriction as to place and admission; occasionally also on other feasts, as on the Circumcision, New Year’s Day.

MLA Citation

  • “Midnight Mass”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 August 2010. Web. 25 November 2015. <http://catholicsaints.info/midnight-mass/>