Daily Archives: 3 March 2011

Processional Crucifix

When my current parish renovated over a decade ago, they commissioned a Great Cross (pictured well here when we hosted the Rite of Election a few years ago), in which a processional cross functions as an insert. The original plan … Continue reading

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Note to Fox: Cover the Bee

ESPN broadcasts the National Spelling Bee. My suggestion is that Mr Murdoch’s network consider throwing this event onto its airwaves. And make it required viewing for governors-turned-commentators and news producers.

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GILM 39-40: A Presider’s Knowledge

A presider must have a knowledge of the structure of the Liturgy of the Word, and why reading are chosen as they are. It would seem that this section that follows suggests that preachers keep in mind more than just … Continue reading

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Weigel on Peter’s Late Night Stroll

George Weigel takes aim at German theologians. Not the pope, of course, but those others who are suggesting other considerations. An absolutely fascinating question is posed to the dissenters at the end of the essay: A question to the professors: … Continue reading

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