Daily Archives: 7 October 2010

IVF: Not Necessarily Soul

I received a communication from the Newsy.com site, and a suggestion I link to their 160-second piece summing up major reaction to the 2010 Nobel Prize for Medicine. One thing that caught my ear was the assumption that a fertilized … Continue reading

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OCF 141-142: Homily and Intercessions

People seem to think it’s something new when a bishop or pastor comes out to say that eulogies do not replace a homily at a funeral, but here it is in the OCF: 141. A brief homily based on the … Continue reading

Posted in Order of Christian Funerals, post-conciliar liturgy documents, Rites | 1 Comment