The blog of a group of Filipino Catholics and their frank commentary on anything that affects their lives as a citizen of the Philippines and as a Roman Catholics.
1. Laity are not permitted to "take" the host from the ciborium.2. As noted by MKL, self intinction is not permitted.3. Mass in a funeral parlour?! Was there an impediment to the Mass being held in a church?4. The altar is not ad orientem nor in the Benedictine arrangement. (smiles).
This is probably a Mass during a wake