Daily Archives: 17 December 2008

O Angels

Just a word about this series I’ll be posting these final days of Advent. The angels were sculpted by one of my parishioners to depict each of the O antiphons. Sandro Magister at Chiesa has the details and the Scriptural … Continue reading

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O Wisdom

O Wisdom, O holy word of God, you govern all creation with your strong yet tender care:   Come and show your people the way to salvation.           (The angel presents the tablet of the Law) … Continue reading

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PCS 167: Rites for Exceptional Circumstances

A brief post today, but an important one. The Rite of Pastoral Care of the Sick is clear about the use of the abbreviated rite: exceptional circumstances of the pastoral situation, not a busy or overworked priest: 167. Chapter VIII, … Continue reading

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