Daily Archives: 27 November 2011

GDC 70: Formation at the Liturgy

Let’s chat about liturgy and faith formation, shall we? This is really a gem of a passage in the GDC, one of my favorites: 70. In the Christian community the disciples of Jesus Christ are nourished at a twofold table; … Continue reading

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GIRM 47-48: The Entrance

One of reform2’s favorite sections. It helps when one has read GIRM 40 plus all the relevant texts that address singing by the assembled community. Regardless, here are the passages of the day: 47. When the people are gathered, and … Continue reading

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And With Some of Your Spirits

My wife reported she got one out of three spirits at Mass last night. I had two. I thought all three responses were mixed, but as the Mass went on, there was more of you than of spirit in the mix. The pastor … Continue reading

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