Daily Archives: 16 June 2012

Funeral Lectionary: Psalm 25:6+7bc, 17-18, 20-21

Psalm 25 is a frequent choice for funerals. It is familiar to many Catholics as one of the common psalms of the season of Advent. It also appears now and then during Lent and Ordinary time. It is an acrostic … Continue reading

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RDCA II, 69-71: Lighting

The dedication rites end with the third of three symbols. First, clean up the altar, especially if the option for a mound of incense has been used: 69. After the incensation, a few ministers wipe the table of the altar … Continue reading

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