Daily Archives: 21 June 2010

OCF 21: Liturgical Elements

Simple without being simplistic, culturally sensitive without sacrificing reverence, lots of treading the middle way. Participation should be encouraged: 21. Since liturgical celebration involves the whole person, it requires attentiveness to all that affects the senses. The readings and prayers, … Continue reading

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New OCF: Thumbs Down from German Bishops

Fr Anthony Ruff translated the German-speaking bishops rejection of their new translation of the OCF. Original announcement here. This is a bit more advanced than “Just Say Wait,” and the remark from Fr Ruff that this withdrawal is unprecedented. Lest … Continue reading

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