Daily Archives: 20 June 2015

Reconciliation Lectionary: Psalm 73

Saint Augustine did not number the 73rd among his seven penitential psalms.* But if he had, it wouldn’t have been a poor choice. If you were using this psalm in a reconciliation liturgy, he given antiphon for this psalm is … Continue reading

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Dives in Misericordiae 5e: The Moment Of Decision

The lost son comes to a moment of truth: It is at this point that he makes the decision: “I will arise and go to my father, and I will say to him, ‘Father, I have sinned against heaven and … Continue reading

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PS 82: Easter Fire and Paschal Candle

Remember, you can check the full document on this site, among many on the internet. 82. The first part consists of symbolic acts and gestures, which require that they be performed in all their fullness and nobility, so that their … Continue reading

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Laudato Si 2: A Harmed Sister

The encyclical letter Laudato Si is available here on the Vatican website. 2. This sister now cries out to us because of the harm we have inflicted on her by our irresponsible use and abuse of the goods with which … Continue reading

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