Daily Archives: 28 February 2009

GICI 18-21: The Waters of Baptism

These sections give guidance on the water used for baptism. The image I’m using for this category, RCIA, is from my own parish, an adult baptism from a few years ago. The Church doesn’t say a whole lot about the … Continue reading

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The Armchair Liturgist: Holy Thursday Adoration

I know that other Holy Thursday issues get all the attention in the blogosphere among the hyperscrupulous, but have a look over the rubrics new and old for the day. What are your parish traditions regarding the period of adoration … Continue reading

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Apology: Enough Or Not Enough?

Catholic and other news outlets report on the SSPX bishop, Richard Williamson, apologizing after his expulsion from Argentina. It’s hard to consider the likely sincerity with the sound bytes given in the media. The full text is here. The man … Continue reading

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