Daily Archives: 18 December 2008

B16 Blesses TV Tech

Some of the bishops laughed uneasily about it, but the pope seems to get that internet presence is an important part of spreading the gospel. Speaking earlier today at a meeting with personnel at the Vatican Television Center, the pope singled … Continue reading

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O Sacred Lord of Israel

O Sacred Lord of Israel, who showed yourself to Moses in the burning bush, who gave him the holy law on Sinai mountain:   Come stretch out your mighty hand to set us free     (The angel presents the … Continue reading

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PCS 168-169: Care of a Dying Child

The Church doesn’t provide particular rites for a child who is dying, but it concludes this introduction to pastoral care of the dying with seven sections of notes, the first two of which follow: 168. In its ministry to the … Continue reading

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