Daily Archives: 19 June 2016

The Armchair Liturgist: Slowing Prayers

The Benedictine monks at St Martin’s Abbey have a careful pace to the psalms and certain texts, like the Lord’s Prayer. I was caught a few times, but even in a smallish community of twenty-something, it’s easy to get back … Continue reading

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Amoris Laetitia 73: Mutual Self-Giving

Here, a paragraph full of citations, starting with the first synod document where the bishops cite baptism as a foundational touchstone for the promises of the sacrament of marriage: 73. “Mutual self-giving in the sacrament of matrimony is grounded in … Continue reading

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