Daily Archives: 2 November 2016

Observing All Souls

Over the years, different parishes I’ve served have observed All Souls Day in different ways. Mass. The Hours. Social gatherings. One of the more significant memories I have was when I was on retreat at a Benedictine monastery one second … Continue reading

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Amoris Laetitia 212: Liturgy Preparation

In my experience, many couples are genuinely concerned about the preparation of their wedding liturgy. I approve of the Holy Father’s terminology here: not planning, but preparation. The notion is that we are not just amassing supplies and instructing people … Continue reading

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