Daily Archives: 15 August 2021

MR Prefaces: Ordinary Sunday “IX”

Before we move on to more Roman Rite prefaces in current use, I thought I’d share this bonbon from MR2. Now, conservatives complained about the new compositions often enough. I found them singularly unconvincing. Make what you will of this … Continue reading

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Work Hard, Eat Well

I didn’t know much about Saint Peter Julian Eymard, but I loved this quote attributed to him: When we work hard, we must eat well. What a joy, that you can receive Holy Communion often! It’s our life and support … Continue reading

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Fratelli Tutti 247: One Thing Not To Forget

For starters, remember the Holocaust of the Nazis. 247. The Shoah must not be forgotten. It is “the enduring symbol of the depths to which human evil can sink when, spurred by false ideologies, it fails to recognize the fundamental … Continue reading

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