Daily Archives: 23 October 2009

RCIA 197-199: Ephphetha Rite

Option two for Holy Saturday: 197. By the power of its symbolism the ephphetha rite, or rite of opening the ears and mouth, impress on the elect their need of grace in order that they may hear the word of … Continue reading

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Trautman’s Vocab

I’ve been seeing a lot of happiness over, or at minimum, a resignation to the new texts for Mass in English. Lots of good loyal Catholic soldiers on the Left and in the Middle. In what’s sure to get some … Continue reading

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