Welcome to another edition of the Liturgical Experimenter’s Guide; today we will be focusing on the rather seasonal topic of Lent.
As you are probably well aware Lent is the purple season, and what better way to encourage the parish community to enter more fully into the season of Lent than by holding Barney Liturgies every Sunday in Lent?
That’s right folks, the purple people eater himself is the perfect sacramental sign to promote this most purple and penitent of seasons.
A) He’s purple
B) He’s a dinosaur who abstains from eating human flesh
Here's Barney leading the parish children’s liturgy in a Marty Haugen song during Communion - now that’s what I call active participation in the liturgy!
Barney greets the ushers before Mass – have you ever seen such happy parishioners in your parish?!
Barney and the Eucharistic Ministers prepare for Communion:
We all know that Lent is about penance, but who says that Lent has to be boring?!