Daily Archives: 13 January 2010

RCIA 269-273: Celebrating the Word

These next five sections are very similar to RCIA 60-64, describing an “Invitation to the Celebration of the Word of God” (269) followed by a “brief” instruction (270), then the same readings (271) suggested for the adult rite, homily (272) … Continue reading

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The adjective often has a sexual connotation in a relationship. I’m not sure it doesn’t apply to perhaps two parish situations I’ve heard about recently. In one, a liturgy/music colleague in another diocese reports that though the parish position is … Continue reading

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“The Liturgy summons us into a new world”: Eschatology and the Byzantine Liturgy

(This is Neil) Please keep the people of Haiti in your prayers. Also, please be very generous with your donations. The new Pray Tell blog has made available a very interesting article [PDF] about the Byzantine Liturgy and eschatology by … Continue reading

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