Daily Archives: 21 June 2008

Life on tv

Since my return to the realm of television in 1993 (I hadn’t owned one and watched little since the mid-70’s), I’ve been an admirer of David Attenborough‘s documentaries. I first saw The Private Life of Plants around the time I got married and … Continue reading

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Wedding Lectionary: Hebrews 13:1-4a, 5-6b

This reading was added to the last Lectionary revision. If you have an old marriage prep booklet, it’s likely not included. This reading, by the way, is mentioned by a correspondent to Zenit’s Liturgy Q&A column this past week. I … Continue reading

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One Parish Is Enough

Cardinal Marc Ouellet, whose diocese is hosting the Eucharistic Congress this week, offers his take on the “Universal Tridentine,” this from CNS: I think the intention of the Holy Father is to allow the practice of the extraordinary rite where … Continue reading

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