Daily Archives: 18 October 2013

Next Direction?

We have about two more weeks of Redemptionis Sacramentum posts, and three of Go and Make Disciples. The latter document will wrap up the observance of the Year of Faith. Unless someone suggests another idea to carry over past early … Continue reading

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I was reading RNS’s quote of the day from Deal Hudson. I don’t want to be called a “Conservative Catholic” anymore. That caught my eye. There’s a short piece in Catholic Online, and here’s a little more perspective: Labels in … Continue reading

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Redemptionis Sacramentum 158-160

Let’s wrap up the discussion on lay Communion ministers. First, a concession to the physical condition of the priest or deacon: [158.] Indeed, the extraordinary minister of Holy Communion may administer Communion only when the Priest and Deacon are lacking, … Continue reading

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GMD 106: Welcoming Institutions

Readers might want to consult this chapter devoted to goal number two (GMD 104-116) at the USCCB web page. Eleven objectives are put forward. Topping the list is the desire to make the Church more welcoming through its institutions, especially … Continue reading

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