Daily Archives: 9 February 2009

The Armchair Liturgist: Saints’ Names ’09

It’s a good year for evangelization in your parish. The RCIA director is ahead of the game this year, bringing you an ample list of catechumen names for inclusion in the Litany of Saints. Take the Purple Chair and render judgment. Which … Continue reading

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Chasing Rabbits

The family dog and I have been enjoying (or enduring) nightly walks this winter, usually when I get home from an evening meeting or before I go to bed. We live in a curious neighborhood a bit over a mile … Continue reading

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PCS 292-296: Viaticum and Concluding Rites

These five sections finish up emergency initiation. They follow closely the viaticum rites discussed earlier at 192-196. PCS 292 introduces and prayer the Lord’s Prayer. 293-294 give the Communion rite. The blessing is given in 295, with options. If any … Continue reading

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