Daily Archives: 5 March 2011

Pre-Lent Catholic Culture

  (This is Liam.) Let’s talk culture for a bit, shall we? Well, for the faithful on this side of the sanctuary rail, it was Carnival [or insert cognate term from your Catholic culture of choice – of course, in … Continue reading

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GILM 42-43: Prayers and Commentary

According to the GIRM, the presider’s responsibility extends beyond the homily to the conclusion of the Liturgy of the Word. The references are all to the early edition of the GIRM, but are maintained in the current version of the … Continue reading

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MR3 Fails the Vatican’s Guidelines

Bernadette Gasslein analyzes the emperor’s new Missal. Reasonably, she asks: Does the right hand know what the left is saying in Vatican offices? Earlier this week, Vatican Information Services posted a news article about Pope Benedict’s speech to the Pontifical … Continue reading

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