Daily Archives: 6 December 2008


I was surfing a bit this afternoon, visiting blogs and following links I haven’t seen in weeks or months. I wasn’t aware about all this hullabaloo about Mark Shea. People seem really yanked off about him. Lots of people. Fr … Continue reading

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PCS 135-136: Anointing Mass, Introductory Rites

For anointing within Mass, the rite provides a “reception of the sick,” rather than an instruction (PCS 117). This reception takes place after the ritual greeting at the start of Mass (The Lord be with you, etc.) Two texts are … Continue reading

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