Daily Archives: 7 July 2012

Sr Stella, Worthy Woman

I saw this CNS piece on Benedictine sister Stella Matutina, victim of a nighttime raid by the Philippine military a few years ago: Along with three companions, including one novice from her congregation, she had gone to (Taytayan) at the … Continue reading

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CCTLS 4: Holiness as a Reference Point

Two weeks of John Paul II’s chirograph gets into a meaty, substantive matter with the necessity of having holiness as a reference point. Let’s explore what this means after reviewing the text of section 4: 4. In continuity with the teachings of … Continue reading

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RDCA IV, 27-30: Requisites for the Dedication of an Altar

Part VI wraps up the introduction to the dedication of an altar. Start with a list: 27. For the celebration of the rite the following should be prepared: The Roman Missal; The Lectionary; The Roman Pontifical; the cross and the … Continue reading

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