Daily Archives: 11 September 2012

Evangelii Nuntiandi 19: Where To Upset Human Approaches

A short section, but a valuable consideration: what to do when Gospel values move contrary to non-Christian considerations as we encounter them. 19. Strata of humanity which are transformed: for the Church it is a question not only of preaching … Continue reading

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At last month’s peer minister retreat my colleague Father Jim suggested a close look at the letter to the Ephesians as a reflection on call, baptism, and ministry. In look at this weekend’s Lectionary Psalm, I found an interesting chimera … Continue reading

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Built of Living Stones 57: Altar Location and Materials

More legislation on how to affix an altar in the sanctuary, and what materials should be used for its construction: § 57 § The altar is the natural focal point of the sanctuary and is to be “freestanding to allow … Continue reading

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