Daily Archives: 14 January 2011

What A Road to the Episcopacy

Naturally, Rock is all over Fr Christopher Coyne’s excellent midwestern adventure. Escape from immaturity is how I thought of his lost assignment at an allegedly “excellent” parish almost five years ago. SNAP seems to be stirred up about this new … Continue reading

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OCF 385-395: Evening Prayer

The first rubric listed for Evening Prayer (OCF 385) reminds us that as with morning prayer, if this hour includes the rite of reception of the body at church, then the rite of reception (OCF 82-86) replaces the introductory verse … Continue reading

Posted in Order of Christian Funerals, post-conciliar liturgy documents, Rites | 3 Comments

More on the Polyester Watch

Thanks for the commentary on yesterday’s post skewering the skewers of religious sisters. Elaborating a bit more on the situation without quite as much snark … 1. Many Catholics do not realize the distinction between women religious who are cloistered … Continue reading

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