Daily Archives: 4 January 2009

Epiphany Music

For mainstream Christian worship, is today about picking Christmas carols that happen to mention the Magi? “The First Nowell” –decent. “W3K” and “What Child Is This” leave me wanting, but the people seem to expect to sing them. Lots of … Continue reading

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PCS 177-178: Viaticum at Mass

The Church makes a strong case for the celebration of viaticum at Mass: 177. Whenever it is possible, the dying Christian should be able to receive viaticum within Mass. In this way he or she shares fully, during the final … Continue reading

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