Daily Archives: 20 March 2010

Irish Letter Out

Pope Benedict’s pastoral letter is up on the Vatican web site this morning. Doubtless many others will have thorough commentary on it today and in the days ahead. I’d like to confine my initial remarks to a few issues of … Continue reading

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RCIA 372-373: Emergency Initiation

The rite of RCIA 375-399 is, according to number 372 … … designed particularly for use by catechists and laypersons; a priest or a deacon may use it in a case of emergency. But normally a priest or a deacon … Continue reading

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