Daily Archives: 15 January 2008

RBC 8-9: When To Baptize

The question often comes up. here’s what the rite says: 8. As for the time of baptism, the first consideration is the welfare of the child, that it may not be deprived of the benefit of the sacrament; then the … Continue reading

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Messenger: Mischief Managed!

Messenger completed a successful pass of Mercury yesterday. The Messenger site posted this image above, most of which has never been seen by earthlings till now. Like the previously mapped portion of Mercury, this hemisphere appears heavily cratered. It also … Continue reading

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RBC 6-7: Godparents and Ordinary Minister

We continue with an examination of the Rite of Baptism for Children: 6. Each child may have a godfather (patrinus) and a godmother (matrina), the word “godparents” is used in the rite to describe both. Largely interpreted that a child … Continue reading

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