Daily Archives: 21 July 2011

Recollecting an Injury

  I was researching some texts for a prayer service, and I found this wise and thoughtful excerpt from a letter of Saint Francis Paola in LTP’s Reconciliation Sourcebook: Put aside your hatred and animosity. Take pains to refrain from sharp … Continue reading

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Confess Or Be Slapped

UCA columnist Fr William Grimm muses about the “recurring case of the idiot priest.” I had not caught this sacramental story from India: The police said as per the complaint, Father Paul Pulikottil, the Vicar of the nearby Vadookara Little … Continue reading

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What About Cru?

My colleagues around the university were probably more in the know about this change. An interesting attempt to be relevant, don’t you think? From the web site: We were not trying to eliminate the word Christ from our name. We … Continue reading

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Liturgiam Authenticam 7

This section, building on the previous ones in the introductory passages of LA, sets out the program for change for what is to follow, both in this document and in future liturgical translations: 7. For these reasons, it now seems … Continue reading

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