Freguesia

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Freguesia

In Portugal, a political and judicial subdivision equivalent to a neighborhood. It is used in judicial districts.
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As a priest ordained in 1974, I have celebrated Mass in prisons and nursing homes, with youth groups, on college campuses, and with regular parish assemblies.
Gabe Huck, whose countless books and articles illuminated the vision of the Second Vatican Council for an entire generation of pastors and ministers, reminded us why the renewal of the liturgy was the blueprint for the renewal of the church, for parish assemblies called to full, conscious, active participation in both worship and the mission of their church.