Daily Archives: 4 February 2011

Rising Up From The Ghettos

When I was hired in Kansas City in 2002, I was fairly excited at the prospect. My new pastor boasted an impressive liturgical pedigree: organist, composer, hymnal editor, one of the four  ghostwriters of Music in Catholic Worship. He was … Continue reading

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GILM 1: Importance of the Word of God

A reminder as we dive into the text of the General Introduction to the Lectionary for Mass (GILM): as you might guess from the title, this is something of a parallel document to the Lectionary as the GIRM is to … Continue reading

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Irish Priests Raise the Manhattan Clergy

The New York archdiocesan clergy asked for a one year delay to study MR3. About one-tenth of the total population of priests in Ireland has seen that and raises to five, according to this BBC report (also covered on PrayTell).You … Continue reading

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