Daily Archives: 13 February 2011

We, She, or It?

Four years after the CDWDS rejected Roman Missal 2 for the stated reason that MR3 was nearly finished, and that it was a lame duck document, additional reasons surfaced in a letter to an unknown president of a bishops’ conference. … Continue reading

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GILM 9: Spirit and Word

The working of the Holy Spirit is needed if the word of God is to make what we hear outwardly have its effect inwardly. Because of the Holy Spirit’s inspiration and support, the word of God becomes the foundation of … Continue reading

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A Climate of Harshness

Reading of the 1968 genesis of the FDLC on PrayTell, I was struck by this sad account of two episcopal temper tantrums: (A) couple “untoward” things happened (not necessarily in sequence but grouped together in subject matter). First the delegates were … Continue reading

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