Daily Archives: 18 March 2009

VOTF On CT: Not Our Idea

VOTF sent out an e-mail objecting to the guilt-by-association allegations of those opposed to the recent Connecticut legislation proposed to relieve clergy and bishops of financial control of parishes in that state. From the press release: March 11, 2009 – … Continue reading

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American Media Picks Up On Translation Tussles

Three months after the uproar, the North American media have picked up on the distaste of South African Catholics on the new Order of Mass translation. I think we all know had it happened in America, there would be a … Continue reading

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RCIA 8: Paschal Character

A pastoral need might dictate adult initiation take place at a time other than the Easter Vigil, but that would involve a reordering of the entire community’s focus. Here’s section 8: 8. The whole initiation must bear a markedly paschal … Continue reading

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