Daily Archives: 7 March 2011

This Defense We Don’t Need

Note to Archbishop Dolan from us married couples: refocus the defense. The USCCB release got picked up by Zenit. Marriage needs positive reinforcement, and mainly from other married couples. That’s not to say that the bishops and clergy don’t have … Continue reading

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Processional Crucifix Arrives!

Artist Jeremy Rudd delivered our new processional crucifix yesterday before 10:30 Mass. You can access last week’s post here, including the post-homily blessing. We have a gallery of images from the liturgy as well as of the cross on our parish … Continue reading

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GILM 45: Listening

45. In the liturgy of the word, the congregation of Christ’s faithful even today receives from God the word of his covenant through the faith that comes by hearing, and must respond to that word in faith, so that they … Continue reading

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Implosion in Rome, Ripples to Ireland

If an entire episcopal conference ever thought about resigning, maybe the Irish prelates might consider it today. A 70-comment plus thread on PrayTell veers into the Gloria. A group of priests calls for a suspension of MR3 implementation. And the … Continue reading

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