Daily Archives: 12 March 2011

GILM 54: Vestments

Did you know that an instituted reader should wear a “distinctive vestment”? What would this be, besides an alb? 54. During the celebration of Mass with a congregation a second priest, a deacon, and an instituted reader must wear the … Continue reading

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Bishop Wants Singing

Jimmy Mac alerted me to this piece on Bishop Niels Henrik Arendt, insisting that the people of his  Haderslev, Denmark diocese sing. From the prelate: I can’t envisage a church without song – at least not a church I’d like … Continue reading

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Enter Upon the Journey

A composition from the 1983 Italian sacramentary, translated by Peter Scagnelli: O God, you who know how fragile is our human nature, wounded as it is by sin. Help your people to enter upon the lenten journey strengthened by the … Continue reading

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