Daily Archives: 7 May 2008

HCWEOM 113-188: Readings

Chapter IV of the HCWEOM conclude the document. Seven Old Testament readings, ten NT passages, eight psalms, five alleluia verses (including John 6:57 in “voice of God”) and eleven Gospel readings are given as possibilities for Communion outside of Mass … Continue reading

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Puppet Masters Present

The CtA video makes its obligatory blogosphere rounds. Amy and others invoke and encourage the usual b****fest. Nothing surprising there. My only comment is this is what happens when liturgists aren’t in charge. The liberal snark is that somebody flooded … Continue reading

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HCWEOM 109-112: Eucharistic Congresses

Any readers ever attended a Eucharistic Congress? It sounds downright democratic, doesn’t it? Dioceses hold them every so often. Boston just had one and Atlanta’s is coming up next month. Next month Qu├ębec City hosts the 49th international congress. Anyway, … Continue reading

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Iron Snow

The universe is just chock full of wonders. Remember silicon clouds? This model would take place hundreds of miles in Mercury’s interior, but it’s a fascinating process that might explain Mercury’s magnetosphere. Nancy Atkinson has the details at Universe Today. … Continue reading

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