Daily Archives: 13 April 2010

Time To Take A Pill

The breaking news on abuse and cover-up is getting to people. It’s time for some bishops and priests to publicly show the courage to be Catholic. And take things down a notch or two. Bad behavior department: Bishop throws a … Continue reading

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Study The Chant, Don’t Sing

The “study” versions of MR3 English language chants are up at ICEL. Interesting the disclaimer: It is important to note that the texts and music available on this site are for study rather than immediate liturgical use as definitive versions … Continue reading

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RCIA 450-458: Rite of Calling Candidates to Continuing Conversion

All of the extra action in this rite takes place after the homily. RCIA 450 is virtually a word-for-word repetition of RCIA 438, in which the homily is to be addressed to the entire faith community present to encourage good … Continue reading

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