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  Altar server - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Altar servers attend to supporting tasks at the altar such as fetching and carrying, ringing a bell etc. An altar server usually has no formal training and holds no formal religious position.
Altar servers normally wear the alb or the surplice during a liturgy.
Reasons why the phrase altar boy have ceased to be standard is that recently girls have been allowed to serve in this capacity and an increasing number of adults are serving at the altar, especially at solemn services in cathedrals or basilicas.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Altar_server   (694 words)

  
 Catholic Boys' Vestments
Altar boys are an important part of the tradition of the Catholic Church as well as other churches such as the Orthodox and Anglican churches.
Altar boys in the Roman Catholic Church were first regarded as belonging to the clergy, thus they had to learn Latin prayers, songs and had to behave in a well manner and follow all the rules that were set on them.
Altar boys in the early church lived in the church building and dedicated their whole lives to the Church, usually becoming monks and priests.
histclo.com /act/rel/altar/altar.html   (1290 words)

  
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He may have become an altar boy because it looked like fun and because it was something only for boys, but by the time he graduates grammar school he will know more about the Mass than many adult Catholics, and have a personal sense of reverence for it.
A boy becomes an altar boy, not by virtue of any sacrament, but simply because he is taught what to do and given the privilege of serving at the altar.
The roles of priest and altar boy then are so distinct and remote that allowing girls to do the job of altar boys has absolutely no bearing on the question of the ordination of women.
www.ewtn.com /library/LITURGY/ALTBYHOM.TXT   (2931 words)

  
 Roman Catholic Priests sexually abuse altar boys
Tales of altar boys sexually attacked in the church sacristy where the priest dons the sacred vestments of his holy office, praying as his young server helps secure the rope belt around the priest's waist.
As a 12-year-old altar boy he was summoned to the rectory prior to serving mass.
The letter was one of 10 that Joseph had solicited from fellow altar boys recounting their own episodes of abuse at the hands of the priest.
www.jesus-is-lord.com /altar.htm   (1068 words)

  
 Altar Boys   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
All young men are encouraged to serve our Lord as Altar Boys during the Liturgical Services.
Please note that there are no assigned groups - everyone is invited to serve in the altar every week.
Altar Boy Seminars for the new members, and younger members, are held once a month on Saturday from October – December from 10am–11am.
www.saintbarbara.org /ministries/youth/comm_youth_altar.cfm   (95 words)

  
 The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys
The title refers to the fact that they are altar boys for Father Casey (Vincent D'Onofrio), the parish priest but has nothing to do with the modern scandals of the church.
Each of the boys is a superhero type of character in the comic, with names like "The Muscle" and "Captain Asskicker", fighting against the villain "Nunzilla", a complete caricature of Sister Assumpta down to her false leg.
And that is really what doesn't work in these films: the same boys who impetuously drink, smoke, take drugs, and create havoc against the system at the same time have an elegant and thoughtful literary side to their characters that would be a credit to someone twice their age.
chucksconnection.com /dangerous.html   (965 words)

  
 Altar Boys Picnic
The diocesan-wide Altar Boy’s Picnic, held at Lake Fairfax in Reston last week, drew record numbers and was great fun for all.
A group of 16 boys from Holy Martyrs of Vietnam Church in Arlington attended, along with a couple of chaperones and Kiem Le, liturgy committee chairman.
Between 35 and 40 altar boys actively serve at the parish of over 900 families, where the Mass is celebrated in Vietnamese.
www.catholicherald.com /articles/00articles/picnic.htm   (641 words)

  
 ALTAR BOYS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Three boys are scheduled to serve at each Sunday and Holy Day Mass.
Two boys should be scheduled for each wedding.
Boys should be scheduled for funerals and other events as they come up during the year.
www.rc.net /arlington/stphilip/aboys.htm   (46 words)

  
 Altar Boys
This group is also the group that was there at the beginning of the new era in Altar Boy service.
The era where we had both the boys and the parents sign an agreement that they were all committed to take responsibility for being at church on time and to call their leader if they were going to miss a Sunday.
Those boys who will be 11 this year are encouraged to call the church office and set up a time to come into the Altar over the summer and learn.
www.greece.org /orgs/trinity/boys.htm   (357 words)

  
 Official Altar Boys Website
GLM is the most popular Altar Boys recording and it has influenced countless bands in the punk rock scene.
The Altar Boys are now booking dates for shows.
The Altar Boys are looking for a few places to play.
www.altarboys.com   (120 words)

  
 Official Altar Boys Website
Altar Boys - You Are Loved video (1 of 2, still shot)
Altar Boys - You Are Loved video (2 of 2, still shot)
Altar Boys - Newspaper picture hyping the Official Altar Boys Reunion at Suburbia2 (1 of 2)
www.altarboys.com /pics.cfm   (353 words)

  
 The Popkorn Junkie :: The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys
"The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys" is something special, something I never would have expected to crash land in a summer that has brought us nothing but box office records and lame action flicks.
Both boys are still very naive and innocent when it comes to the world outside, and they still see everyone as being either a hero or a villain.
Francis and Tim see her as the villain, though she possesses a genuine concern and love for the boys, a love which is blind to them.
popkornjunkie.com /reviews/dangerouslivesofaltarboys.html   (641 words)

  
 The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys (2002)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
The Dangerous Lives of Alter Boys is kind of like a cross between The Virgin Suicides and Stand By Me. Set in the 70's (featuring many cool 70's haircuts) in small town Georgia, the story focuses on Francis, a 14-year-old dreamer and troublemaker.
Each of them have their own character with superpowers (such as The Muscle, Captain Asskicker and Skeleton Boy), battling against the tyrannical regime of Nunzilla/Pegleg (a gross caricature of Sister Assumpta).
The boys soon find their way into a lot of trouble though.
www.imdb.com /Title?0238924   (582 words)

  
 Altar _boys   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Along with the names here there will be a schedule of days these boys should come prepared to serve.
Here is a schedule and a list of the Services and feast days for the altar boys, including team information and other useful stuff for the altar boys...
Remember altar boys, be ready and be prepared to serve on that day.
members.wnyip.net /stgeorge/Altar_boys.htm   (74 words)

  
 Review: Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys is told from the perspective of a couple of high-school outcasts.
There's a lot to like about Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys, even if, in the final analysis, there are some things that don't work (the stuff with the cougar, for example).
The romance is handled with the sensitivity demanded by the subject matter it encompasses, and the friendship between Francis and Tim is credible.
movie-reviews.colossus.net /movies/d/dangerous_lives.html   (751 words)

  
 The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys at DVDwolf.com
Synopsis: Set in the South in the early 1970s, it tells the tale of two bright but rebellious boys, Francis Doyle (Emile Hirsch) and Tim Sullivan (Kieran Culkin), and their closest friends, who are fighting the stultifying repression of their parish school.
She seizes their artwork one day, setting the boys on an obsessed trail of revenge that ultimately changes their lives.
Neither an art-house film nor a typical Hollywood flick, the only think I can think of as being comparable to Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys is Stand By Me and that's mainly due to the similar themes of loss of innocence, coming-of-age, etc, etc, etc, blah, blah, blah.
www.dvdwolf.com /Reviews/D/Dangerous_Lives_Of_Altar_Boys.html   (666 words)

  
 Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys, The - Wal-Mart   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
One of the most critically acclaimed films of the year, "The Dangerous Lives Of Altar Boys" is a movie experience you won't forget.
Under the watchful eye of Sister Assumpta (Jodie Foster), the boys plot to unleash the ultimate prank, involving a man-eating cougar, their school's statue and a lot of cough medicine.
While the boys imagine their exploits in a comic book called The Atomic Trinity, Francis begins his growth to adulthood with Catholic schoolgirl Margie Flynn (Jena Malone).
www.walmart.com /catalog/product.gsp?product_id=2276305   (630 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Sacristy
At present the almost universal practice is to have the sacristy directly behind the main altar or at either side.
The sacristy should contain cases, properly labelled, for the various vestments in all the liturgical colors; a crucifix or other suitable image in a prominent position to which the clergy bow before going to the sanctuary and on returning (Ritus celebrandi missam, II, i); a lavatory, where the officiating clergy may wash their hands (op.
A double sacristy is sometimes provided, one for the clergy, one for the altar boys.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/13322b.htm   (363 words)

  
 The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys Reviews
PLOT: A coming of age story featuring a group of Catholic school altar boys, specifically one dude who enjoys messing around with his friends, drawing comic books and is sweet on a cute girl from his class.
Susan Granger's review of "The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys" (ThinkFilms) First, let me assure you that this imaginative adaptation of the late Chris Fuhrman's novel has nothing to do with the Catholic Church's current child-abuse scandals....
The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys is composed almost entirely of familiar elements, a coming-of-age story revolving around a Catholic school, where sexual repression and domineering nuns abound.
www.killermovies.com /d/thedangerouslivesofaltarboys/reviews   (474 words)

  
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 Altar Boys   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
This is our Fall and Winter Altar Schedule of service for the rest of 2004 and the beginning of 2005.
Remember your Service is vital for our Worship at St. Nicholas and is deeply appreciated by our entire Church family and me. Our Winter Schedule begins this Sunday and Divine Liturgy begins at 10:00AM.
Please take this ministry most seriously and be on time for your Altar duty, and always remember it is God we are serving during our Sunday Services.
www.stnicholasnj.org /Altar_Boys.htm   (341 words)

  
 The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys - Movie Film Trailers Trailer Preview Video   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
dangerous lives of altar boys, the (spanish subt...
The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys' 'Boys' will be boys.
The things revealed in that movie are much worse than the secret the girl says in "The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boy...
www.7samurai.com /r/show/se/37052.html   (393 words)

  
 Altar Boys - Compare Prices & Reviews at Smarter   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Altar Boys - Compare Prices & Reviews at Smarter
'Called to Serve' is a book for the altar boys.
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www.smarter.com /books-1/product/altar_boys-72894   (158 words)

  
 Altar Boys
Altar Ministry is open to all young men wanting to serve the Altar of our Lord
Dear altar boys and co-workers in the Altar of our Lord,
Below you will find the schedule for the various groups serving our Lord on Sunday’s.
www.st-luke.org /acolytes.htm   (104 words)

  
 The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys
Set in the rural South in the 1970s in a Catholic school, four pre-teen boys (Kieran Culkin, Emile Hirsch, Jake Richardson, and Tyler Long) create a comic book called "The Atomic Trinity" to channel their creativity, imagination, and rebellious adolescent angst.
"Deeply-rendered, distinctly three-dimensional performances...make "Altar Boys" very engaging even though the story is never quite compelling enough to draw you in on its own."
"No, The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys does not exist in a state of perfect grace.
www.rottentomatoes.com /m/dangerous_lives_of_altar_boys   (1142 words)

  
 The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys (2002)
A gang of Catholic school boys plot the ultimate prank after they are punished for authoring a sexually-explicit comic book.
Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys, The (Spanish Subtitles)
More biting, acerbic, and violent satire of adolescent rebellion at boys school.
www.reel.com /movie.asp?MID=135243&Tab=reviews&CID=13   (81 words)

  
 Altar Boys Tabs: 19 Tabs Total @ 911Tabs
Altar Boys Tabs: 19 Tabs Total @ 911Tabs
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www.911tabs.com /tabs/a/altar_boys   (88 words)

  
 Altar Boys - Last.fm   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
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 Guitar Tablature: A: Altar Boys
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