Daily Archives: 28 December 2007

Trappist Caskets

One of our neighborhood funeral directors and I were chatting after one of our many recent funerals about New Melleray caskets. I said I wanted a simple pine one. If you follow the link, you’ll see the monks have fancier … Continue reading

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RP 43, 72-83, 101-201: Scripture

The Rite of Penance indicates that for Form I, the Scripture reading is optional but it gives no less than 113 recommendations before instructing that even other choices may be made, even with the collaboration of the penitent:   43. … Continue reading

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