Daily Archives: 8 October 2012

Built of Living Stones 94: The Paschal Candle

This is an importance piece: § 94 § The paschal candle is the symbol of “the light of Christ, rising in glory,” scattering “the darkness of our hearts and minds.”(CDWDS, 1973 Sacramentary, Easter Vigil, #12) Above all, the paschal candle … Continue reading

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Indulgences for the Year of Faith

Starting Thursday, the Year of Faith is in effect, and with it, an indulgence. Full news announcement here. Some highlights, once the believer has celebrated the sacraments of Penance and Eucharist and prayed Pope Benedict’s monthly intentions, there are four … Continue reading

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Evangelii Nuntiandi 47: Intercommunication

An interesting choice in the third paragraph below: intercommunication. 47. Yet, one can never sufficiently stress the fact that evangelization does not consist only of the preaching and teaching of a doctrine. For evangelization must touch life: the natural life … Continue reading

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