hunter’s Mass

Also known as

  • Missa venatoria

Article

Said for hunters in a hurry, was a kind of dry Mass (Missa sicca), a common form of devotion used for funerals or marriages in the afternoon, when a real Mass could not be said. It consisted of the Mass with the Offertory, Consecration, and Communion omitted.

MLA Citation

  • “hunter’s Mass”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 19 August 2010. Web. 24 September 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/hunters-mass/>