Daily Archives: 20 December 2017

VNO 25: At the Beginning of the Civil Year

The 25th VNO Mass, for a celebration “at the beginning of the Civil Year” is an interesting piece. The Roman Missal gives this rubric: This Mass may not be used on the Solemnity of Mary, the Holy Mother of God, … Continue reading

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Aparecida 298: Some Cautions on Catechesis

The Pope Emeritus was well aware of the problems posed to the Church by our current situation, including the problem of viewing catechesis as an occasional educational journey that culminates in some sacramental event:   298. Catechesis must not be … Continue reading

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