Daily Archives: 5 April 2021

Prudence In The Cathedral

I celebrated my first Chrism Mass in over two decades last week. Last time: my parish hosted a Tuesday morning liturgy. It was fun, and an honor. The core of the music ministry was my parish’s resurrection choir. Our guest … Continue reading

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Signing Off

Catholics do it automatically at many turns, a personal signation. Often, at moments of group or individual prayer. We make the fingers to body motion with or without words. At a committee meeting some years ago, I stopped myself at … Continue reading

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Fratelli Tutti 136: East/West Relations

Influence across cultures enriches people. This is less about syncretism–though some people will doubtless see problems in looking to enrichment from beyond the boundaries of Christian nations. 136. On an even broader scale, Grand Imam Ahmad Al-Tayyeb and I have … Continue reading

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